Examples of liking in a Sentence
I have a liking for dark chocolate.
Recent Examples of liking from the Web
Brown has taken a liking to Pureval, who is hosting a big fundraiser for Ohio's senior senator next month.
Provens has also taken a liking to tattoos in recent years.
For starters, the San Diego Surf’s Brooke Wilson has taken quite a liking to the U.S. Soccer Development Academy program for girls.
Lululemon is suing Under Armour over four sports bra designs that are a little too similar to their Energy Bra for the yoga brand's liking.
Liking, perhaps, the picturesque qualities of the name, the Seattle School Board kept it for its neighborhood school, which opened in 1910 on the campus’ original 1.67 acres.
Deep liking (a.k.a. going deep on a person's Instagram feed and liking posts from long ago) a potential love interest is a risky move at best, super creepy at worst.
And, accordingly, Khrushchev sought to influence the outcome to his liking: Alexander Feklisov, then the KGB station chief in Washington under the alias ‘
Use it as the base for the marinade, and add salt and seasonings to your liking: hot sauce, vinegar, soy sauce, and other condiments are all fair game.
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First Known Use of liking
Synonymsappetite, fancy, favor, fondness, like, love, love affair, partiality, preference, relish, shine, taste, use
Antonymsaversion, disfavor, disgust, dislike, distaste, hatred, loathing, mislike
Related Wordscraving, desire, hankering, longing, thirst, yen; enthusiasm, gusto, interest, passion; bias, prejudice; bent, inclination, leaning, propensity, tendency; tooth; palate; weakness
Near Antonymsapathy, disinclination; indifference, unconcern
LIKING Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of liking for English Language Learners
: the feeling of liking or enjoying something or someone
LIKING Defined for Kids
Definition of liking for Students
- The soup was too spicy for my liking.
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