Etymology
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likeable (adj.)

also likable, 1730, a hybrid from like (v.) + -able. Related: Likeableness. Middle English had likeworthy (from Old English licwyrðe "agreeable, acceptable").

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Definitions of likeable

likeable (adj.)
(of characters in literature or drama) evoking empathic or sympathetic feelings;
Synonyms: sympathetic / appealing / likable
likeable (adj.)
easy to like; agreeable;
Synonyms: likable
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