Examples of likable in a Sentence
Detective Grant is the most likeable character in the novel.
She seems like a friendly, likable young woman.
Recent Examples of likable from the Web
This handsome fellow is an easy-going, likable guy.
Not a single character in Fleabag, from her cold, uptight sister to her vile stepmother (played by the brilliant Olivia Colman), is likable — but that only adds to the award-winning show’s charm.
There’s the wearying, and longstanding, mandate for writers to create female characters who are likable.
Although the details of the childhood trauma that caused her crackup are impossibly lurid, Rose proves far more likable than the stock female victims in this noir series.
The opening trio of S2 episodes lean toward the likable Spielberg adventures of yore.
The most likable character actually is a private-equity guy himself, Leo Tresler (Michael Siberry in fine fettle).
Aaron Judge, one of the most likable, genuine, young athletes in sports, set a major league record Monday afternoon by becoming the first rookie in history to hit 50 home runs in a season.
In the jukebox musical Beautiful, the immensely likable central character both writes and (eventually) performs the songs.
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