What does likeable mean?

Definitions for likeable
ˈlaɪ kə bəllike·able

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. sympathetic, appealing, likeable, likable(adj)

    (of characters in literature or drama) evoking empathic or sympathetic feelings

    "the sympathetic characters in the play"

  2. likable, likeable(adj)

    easy to like; agreeable

    "an attractive and likable young man"

Webster Dictionary

  1. Likeable(adj)

    see Likable

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of likeable in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of likeable in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of likeable in a Sentence

  1. Bill Nolte:

    He was a bright student, very likeable.

  2. Donald Robert Perry Marquis:

    Some persons are likeable in spite of their unswerving integrity.

  3. Ronnie Kasrils:

    Mahlobo was a likeable guy but a surprise appointment, zuma wanted someone young and green who is dependent and won't question him.

  4. Michael Keaton:

    His character can be ... not likeable, selfish, but I need somebody that people can really relate to, not judge but to empathize (with).

  5. Actress Melissa McCarthy:

    My mother taught me not to fear being the butt of the joke, not to worry about being likeable or perfect, and to lovingly go for the kill.

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