Synonyms of like in English

: like1like2

like1


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verb

1‘I rather like Colonel Maitland’

SYNONYMS

be fond of, be attached to, have a soft spot for, have a fondness for, have a liking for, have regard for, think well of, look on with favour, hold in esteem, admire, respect, esteem

be attracted to, fancy, find attractive, be keen on, be taken with

informal take a shine to, be into, rate

ANTONYMS

dislike, hate

2‘Maisie likes veal’

SYNONYMS

enjoy, have a taste for, have a preference for, have a liking for, have a weakness for, be partial to, delight in, find pleasure in, take pleasure in, be keen on, find agreeable, derive pleasure from, be pleased by, have a penchant for, have a passion for, derive satisfaction from, find enjoyable, take to, appreciate

love, adore, relish, savour, lap up, revel in

informal get a kick from of, get a kick out of, have a thing about, be into, get off on, go for, be mad about, be mad for, dig, groove on, get a charge from of, get a charge out of, get a buzz from of, get a buzz out of, get a bang out of, be hooked on, go a bundle on

ANTONYMS

dislike, hate

3‘feel free to say what you like’

SYNONYMS

choose, please, prefer, wish, want, desire, see fit, think fit, care to, fancy, be inclined, feel inclined, will

ANTONYMS

reject

4‘how would she like it if someone did that to her picture?’

SYNONYMS

feel about, regard, think about, consider


Synonyms of like in English

: like1like2

like2


See definition of like

preposition

1‘you're just like a teacher’

SYNONYMS

similar to, the same as, identical to

ANTONYMS

unlike

2‘the figure landed like a cat’

SYNONYMS

in the same way as, in the manner of, in the same manner as, in the same way that, in a similar way to, after the fashion of, along the lines of, on the lines of, as, tantamount to

ANTONYMS

unlike

3‘physical decay extends across whole areas of cities like Birmingham, Glasgow, and Leeds’

SYNONYMS

such as, for example, for instance, in particular, as, namely, viz.

ANTONYMS

except for

4‘Richard sounded mean and spiteful, which isn't like him’

SYNONYMS

characteristic of, typical of, in character with

ANTONYMS

unlike


noun

1‘well, we shan't see his like again’

SYNONYMS

equal, match, equivalent, counterpart, opposite number, fellow, twin, mate, parallel, peer

rare compeer

ANTONYMS

inferior, superior


adjective

1‘a like situation’

SYNONYMS

similar, much the same, more or less the same, not unlike, comparable, corresponding, correspondent, resembling, alike, approximating, analogous, parallel, equivalent, cognate, related, of a kind, akin, kindred

interchangeable, indistinguishable, identical, same, matching

ANTONYMS

different, dissimilar