Examples of liking in a Sentence
I have a liking for dark chocolate.
Recent Examples of liking from the Web
Another transfer found Princeton University, an ambitious parents’ dream, not to her liking.
Apps Courier Journal offers several apps that can be personalized to your liking.
Because bitcoin is an open-source software project, there is no constraint on anyone who wants to take the code, tweak it to their liking and release it publicly.
Meanwhile, Babis is looking to protect his political flanks and bend the mainstream to his liking after rising to popularity among Czechs by channeling anti-EU sentiment.
The Sharks have taken a liking to other South Floridians’ products, including the AquaVault and Three Jerks Jerky.
Since arriving at the Disney store in March 2017, home enthusiasts have taken a liking to one piece in particular: a pink tufted Mickey Mouse ottoman.
Two entrees were prepared for each meal, in case one was not to his liking.
There will always be the woman who bookmarks Net-a-Porter or MyTheresa, adds the latest arrivals of her liking to her cart and chooses next day shipping—voilà, online shopping accomplished.
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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
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Definition of liking for Students
- The soup was too spicy for my liking.
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