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This is a blow against freedom of speech, we were told, by the likes of Homeland Security chief Jeh Johnson.

Here they are semi-touching at a grocery store; she likes kombucha.

He likes when the sun glances off it from the top, because it looks like the black marlin.

Among African Americans, the likes of Al Sharpton, Jesse Jackson, or Jeremiah Wright cannot do it.

When it comes to mating, the banded mongoose (Mungos mungo) likes to keep things in the family.

He likes to have plenty of time to express all his ideas and tell you a good many anecdotes in between!

Society likes their genial companionship, and they are favourites with, and favoured alike by young and old.

But he may take it out in installments just as he likes, drawing many things one month and few the next.

Surely it is not urbane to throw on another the burden of saying that he likes not the smell or the inhaling of burning tobacco.

Ma she likes to hear letters read, too, and once we got one from my aunt who lives out west.


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On this page you'll find 135 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to likes, such as: brand, strain, type, variety, character, and extraction.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.