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Definitions and Synonyms of liking | Another word for liking | What is liking?

Definition 1: a feeling of pleasure and enjoyment - [noun denoting feeling]

Samples where liking or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • I've always had a liking for reading
  • she developed a liking for gin

(liking is a kind of ...) the experiencing of affective and emotional states

"she had a feeling of euphoria" "he had terrible feelings of guilt" "I disliked him and the feeling was mutual"

(... is a kind of liking ) a predisposition to like something

"he had a fondness for whiskey" "she had dismissed him quite brutally, relegating him to the status of a passing fancy, or less"

(... is a kind of liking ) a feeling of great liking for something wonderful and unusual

(... is a kind of liking ) a strong liking

"my own preference is for good literature" "the Irish have a penchant for blarney"

(... is a kind of liking ) abnormal attraction to filth

(... is a kind of liking ) that toward which you are inclined to feel a liking

"her inclination is for classical music"

(... is a kind of liking ) a feeling of liking for another person; enjoyment in their company

(... is a kind of liking ) a feeling of liking something or someone good

"although she fussed at them, she secretly viewed all her children with approval"

(... is a kind of liking ) a feeling of delighted approval and liking

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