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Definition of well liked in English:


Regarded with much affection; popular with many people: he is efficient, fair-minded, and well liked by his colleagues
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  • A popular and well-liked woman, Maureen was joined by a large group of family and friends for the special occasion.
  • A very popular and well liked chap, he was always full of the joys of living, and had a word for everybody.
  • He was very well-liked by all his colleagues and was a favourite with visitors.

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