likable

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adjective lik·able \ˈlī-kə-bəl\
variants: or

likeable

Definition of likable

  1. :  having qualities that bring about a favorable regard :  pleasant, agreeable <the most likable character in the play>

likability

play \ˌlī-kə-ˈbi-lə-tē\ noun

likableness

noun

Examples of likable in a sentence

  1. Detective Grant is the most likeable character in the novel.

  2. She seems like a friendly, likable young woman.

1730

First Known Use of likable

1730


LIKABLE Defined for English Language Learners

likable

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adjective lik·able \ˈlī-kə-bəl\

Definition of likable for English Language Learners

  • : easy to like : having pleasant or appealing qualities


LIKABLE Defined for Kids

likable

play
adjective lik·able \ˈlī-kə-bəl\
variants: or

likeable

\ˈlī-kə-bəl\

Definition of likable for Students

  1. :  having pleasant or attractive qualities :  easily liked


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