Translation of liking in Spanish:
- 1.1 (fondness) See examples:liking (
forsomething) my liking for sweetsshe's always had a liking for readingmi afición a los dulcesto take a liking to somebodysiempre ha sido aficionada a la lecturasiempre le ha gustado leerto take a liking to somethingtomarle or (especially Spain) cogerle simpatía a alguientomarle or (especially Spain) cogerle el gusto a algoExample sentences1.2 (satisfaction) to be to somebody's liking
it's too sweet for my likingser del gusto or del agrado de alguienI'm sorry the meal wasn't to your likinges demasiado dulce para mi gustosiento que la comida no haya sido de su agrado
- A liking for birds is an ineluctable aspect of being human.
- I developed a liking for devotional songs of the Goddess from childhood.
- Hong Kong people seem to have a liking for older candidates.
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