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like·a·ble

 (lī′kə-bəl)
adj.
Variant of likable.

lik•a•ble

or like•a•ble

(ˈlaɪ kə bəl)

adj.
readily or easily liked; pleasing.
[1720–30]
lik′a•ble•ness, lik`a•bil′i•ty, n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.likeable - (of characters in literature or drama) evoking empathic or sympathetic feelingslikeable - (of characters in literature or drama) evoking empathic or sympathetic feelings; "the sympathetic characters in the play"
drama - the literary genre of works intended for the theater
2.likeable - easy to like; agreeable; "an attractive and likable young man"
liked - found pleasant or attractive; often used as a combining form; "a well-liked teacher"
Translations

likeable

[ˈlaɪkəbl] ADJsimpático, agradable

likeable

[ˈlaɪkəbəl] adj [person] → sympathiquelike-for-like like for like [ˌlaɪkfərˈlaɪk]
adjéquivalent(e)
adv [compare] → sur des bases identiques

likeable

(Brit), likable

likeable

[ˈlaɪkəbl] adjsimpatico/a
References in classic literature ?
And so he easily maintained the reputation of being a most democratic and likeable fellow, and indeed he was likable.
His manner varies from genial bullying when he is in a good humor to stormy petulance when anything goes wrong; but he is so entirely frank and void of malice that he remains likeable even in his least reasonable moments.
I ain't got a hunch, but I got a tolerable likeable hand," Campbell announced, as he slid in his slip; "but it's not a raising hand.
If he were young and likeable he might prove a very pleasant addition to society in Four Winds.
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Even with these lapses, the two are likeable do-gooders who offer a unique perspective on the American occupation.
The protagonist is one of the most realistic and likeable characters to grace the pages of a mystery novel.
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The characters are well developed, real, likeable and outrageously funny.
I always played likeable Cockneys before - but I'm not likeable .
In "The Big Bounce," a comedy caper starring Owen Wilson and Morgan Freeman based on the novel by legendary crime writer Elmore Leonard, Owen Wilson plays Jack Ryan, a likeable drifter whose talents lie just outside the law.
LAST Week Tonight With John Oliver: "Julian Assange is not a likeable man.