lik|a|ble

lik|a|ble
lik|a|ble «LY kuh buhl», adjective.
having qualities that win good will or friendship; pleasing; popular: »

the most likable boy in school.

SYNONYM(S): agreeable.
lik´a|ble|ness, noun.

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • lik´a|ble|ness — lik|a|ble «LY kuh buhl», adjective. having qualities that win good will or friendship; pleasing; popular: »the most likable boy in school. SYNONYM(S): agreeable. –lik´a|ble|ness, noun …   Useful english dictionary

  • dis|lik|a|ble — «dihs LY kuh buhl», adjective. worthy of being disliked; displeasing; distasteful …   Useful english dictionary

  • likable — lik•a•ble or likeable [[t]ˈlaɪ kə bəl[/t]] adj. readily or easily liked; pleasing • Etymology: 1720–30 lik′a•ble•ness, lik a•bil′i•ty, n …   From formal English to slang

  • likable — lik|a|ble likeable [ˈlaıkəbəl] adj likable people are nice and easy to like ▪ a friendly likeable little boy …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • likable — lik|a|ble [ laıkəbl ] adjective pleasant, friendly, and easy to like …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • dislike — dis•like [[t]dɪsˈlaɪk[/t]] v. liked, lik•ing, n. 1) to regard with displeasure, antipathy, or aversion 2) a feeling of aversion; antipathy • Etymology: 1545–55 dis•lik′a•ble, dis•like′a•ble, adj …   From formal English to slang

  • unlikable — un•lik′a•ble adj. ble•ness, n …   From formal English to slang

  • Likable — Lik a*ble (l[imac]k [.a]*b l), a. Such as can be liked; such as to attract liking; easy to like; evoking sympathy; as, a likable person. Thackeray. [WordNet sense 1+2] Syn: appealing, likable. [1913 Webster + WordNet 1.5] 2. disposed to please.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • ness — ness·ber·ry; ness·ler·iza·tion; ness·ler·ize; ness·ler s; new·fan·gled·ness; new·ness; news·i·ness; nice·ness; nig·gard·li·ness; nig·gard·ness; nigh·ness; nip·pi·ness; no·ble·ness; nois·i·ness; non·cha·lant·ness; north·er·li·ness; north·ness;… …   English syllables

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