Try Our Apps
Dictionary.com

follow Dictionary.com

Avoid these words. Seriously.

likable

or likeable

[lahy-kuh-buh l] /ˈlaɪ kə bəl/
adjective
1.
readily or easily liked; pleasing:
a likable young man.
Origin of likable
1720-1730
First recorded in 1720-30; like2 + -able
Related forms
likableness, likability, likeableness, likeability, noun
unlikable, unlikeable, adjective
unlikableness, unlikeableness, noun
unlikably, unlikeably, adverb
Synonyms
genial, attractive, winsome, engaging.
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018.
Cite This Source
Examples from the Web for unlikeable
Contemporary Examples
British Dictionary definitions for unlikeable

likable

/ˈlaɪkəbəl/
adjective
1.
easy to like; pleasing
Derived Forms
likability, likeability, likableness, likeableness, noun
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
© William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Nearby words for unlikeable

Word Value for unlikeable

0
0
Scrabble Words With Friends