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like

 
Adjective like has 4 senses
  1. like, similar - resembling or similar; having the same or some of the same characteristics; often used in combination; "suits of like design"; "a limited circle of like minds"; "members of the cat family have like dispositions"; "as like as two peas in a pod"; "doglike devotion"; "a dreamlike quality"
    Antonyms: unlike, dissimilar, different
  2. like, equal, equivalent, same - equal in amount or value; "like amounts"; "equivalent amounts"; "the same amount"; "gave one six blows and the other a like number"; "an equal number"; "the same number"
    Antonyms: unlike, unequal
  3. alike, similar, like - having the same or similar characteristics; "all politicians are alike"; "they looked utterly alike"; "friends are generaly alike in background and taste"
  4. comparable, corresponding, like - conforming in every respect; "boxes with corresponding dimensions"; "the like period of the preceding year"
    Antonym: different (indirect, via same)
Verb like has 5 senses
  1. wish, care, like - prefer or wish to do something; "Do you care to try this dish?"; "Would you like to come along to the movies?"
    --1 is one way to desire, want
    Sample sentence:
    They like him to write the letter
  2. like - find enjoyable or agreeable; "I like jogging"; "She likes to read Russian novels"
    Antonyms:
    dislike
    Sample sentence:
    Sam and Sue like the movie
  3. like - be fond of; "I like my nephews"
    Sample sentence:
    Sam cannot like Sue
  4. like - feel about or towards; consider, evaluate, or regard; "How did you like the President's speech last night?"
    --4 is one way to
    see, consider, reckon, view, regard
    Sample sentence:
    Somebody ----s something
  5. like - want to have; "I'd like a beer now!"
    --5 is one way to
    desire, want
    Sample sentence:
    Somebody ----s something
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