OTHER WORDS FROM likablelik·a·ble·ness, lik·a·bil·i·ty, like·a·ble·ness, like·a·bil·i·ty, nounun·lik·a·ble, un·like·a·ble, adjectiveun·lik·a·ble·ness, un·like·a·ble·ness, nounun·lik·a·bly, un·like·a·bly, adverb
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This is, among other things, a challenging interrogation of the presumption that a book’s protagonist should be likable.‘Burnt Sugar,’ a challenging Booker Prize finalist, is hard to take, but harder to shake off|Ron Charles|January 19, 2021|Washington Post
If you’re female and deemed not likable, then you’re probably also labeled as “rude”—at the very least.
At the center of this thrilling battle are 16-year-old Rye Dolan and his older brother, Gig, two of the most likable characters you’ll ever meet.
You have to know what you’re saying, control how you move, appear likable and authentic, all while trying to convey a clear message and establish yourself as a legitimate, trustworthy source.These public speaking techniques can help you look smart on video calls|Sandra Gutierrez G.|October 6, 2020|Popular-Science
It’s a joy to watch her viciously kick the bathroom door shut as she has her existential crisis — and Rory has always been at her most sweetly likable when she’s helping Paris through a meltdown.
But you find something in them to make them likable and people you do want to spend more than five minutes with.Eliza Coupe Finds Her ‘Happy Ending’ With ‘Benched’|Kevin Fallon|October 28, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Each episode showed his other life as a father, a grief counselor, and a generally likable person.‘Stalker’ Is an Awful Warning Against the Evils of Misogyny|Sujay Kumar|October 3, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Rand Paul had the benefit of observing both what made his father likable and popular, and what made him an also-ran.
Instead, Ernst is seen as a “likable, relatable person” who is cut “from the cloth of small-town Iowa.”The Bruce Braley-Joni Ernst Race Is Iowa’s Ugliest Senate Campaign Ever|Ben Jacobs|July 22, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Now they should show strength—but still be likable, according to new research.The Gubernatorial Glass Ceiling—and What It Means for Hillary Clinton|Eleanor Clift|June 5, 2014|DAILY BEAST
They were fine, clean-cut, likable boys, who had come through the war with colors flying.The Outdoor Girls in the Saddle|Laura Lee Hope
The fact that so many German people were likable and that Germany had achieved so much made the case all the worse.The Hosts of the Air|Joseph A. Altsheler
He had a son, Melville, mighty likable young fellow, studyin' law when his paw died.In the Arena|Booth Tarkington
He is so likable he either induces you to let him out of it or gets somebody to do it for him.
He is the most likable of all the types but his indolence sometimes strains even the love of his family to the breaking point.