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1 a number of persons or things that are grouped together because they have something in common
  • rules that make it hard for him and his like
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2 one that is equal to another in status, achievement, or value
  • We'd never seen its like in any other shop in town.
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like

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positive regard for something
  • She thought her new boyfriend was unusually interested in her likes and dislikes.
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like

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1 to some degree or extent
  • The cat would curl up, tightly like, and just go to sleep.
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a bit, after a sort, a little, a mite, a tad, a touch, of sorts (or of a sort), to a degree

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2 close to but not exactly
  • The distance is more like 500 miles.
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after a fashion, somewhere about, somewhere around

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like

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the way it would be or one would do if
  • It looks like it's going to rain at any moment.
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like

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1 to wish to have
  • I'd like another slice of pizza, please.
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feel like

2 to show partiality toward
  • I like romantic comedies more than action movies.
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be partial to, go in for

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3 to take pleasure in
  • an adventuresome young woman who likes skydiving
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be partial to, get a kick out of (or charge), go for, have a soft spot for, take to

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4 to see fit
  • Please feel free to order whatever you like from the menu.
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