Definition of liking:
- Appearance; look; figure; state of body as to health or condition.
- Looking; appearing; as, better or worse liking. See Like, to look.
- of Like
- The state of being pleased with, or attracted toward, some thing or person; hence, inclination; desire; pleasure; preference; - often with for, formerly with to; as, it is an amusement I have no liking for.
- The state of being pleasing; a suiting. See On liking, below.
preference, taste, relish, wish, lust, favor, use, inclination, impulse, loyalty, proclivity, partiality, craving, zest, fancy, like, proneness, want, appetency, propensity, appetite, leaning, bond, penchant, predilection, shine, connect, longing, pleasure, mind, disposition, love affair, thirst, will, care.
- choosing (part of speech: verb)
- affection (part of speech: noun)
- liking (part of speech: verb)
- love (part of speech: noun)
- loving (part of speech: verb)
- "If You're Going to Live in the Country", Thomas H. Ormsbee and Richmond Huntley.
- "Between Whiles", Helen Hunt Jackson.
- "Hugh Wynne, Free Quaker", S. Weir Mitchell.