adjective(well liked when postpositive)
  1. liked by many people; popular

Words Nearby well-liked

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How to use well-liked in a sentence

  • He is well liked by his congregation, and we have heard of no fighting over either his virtues or defects.

  • He is well liked by the male portion of his congregation, and is on excellent terms with the fair sex.

  • He is a steady lad,’ your father said, ‘and a canny goer; and I doubt not he will come safe, and be well liked where he goes.

  • He was evidently well liked, to judge by the smiles with which they greeted him.

    Mary Gray | Katharine Tynan
  • Quite a decent sort he was too—a good fighter and cheerful and all that sort of thing; very well liked, he was.

    The Glory of The Coming | Irvin S. Cobb