"liked" in the verb sense
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?"
find enjoyable or agreeable
"I like jogging"
"She likes to read Russian novels"
be fond of
"I like my nephews"
feel about or towards consider, evaluate, or regard
"How did you like the President's speech last night?"
want to have
"I'd like a beer now!"
"liked" in the adjective sense
found pleasant or attractive often used as a combining form
"a well-liked teacher"
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