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English definition of “like”

like

preposition, conjunction (SIMILAR TO)   /lɑɪk/
similar to; in the same way or manner as: I’ve got a sweater just like yours. Stop acting like a jerk! She looks just like her father. infmlLike I said (= As I already said), I’m not interested in buying insurance at the moment. If you ask what something is like, you are asking someone to describe it or compare it to something: What’s your new job like? What does it taste like?
(Definition of like preposition, conjunction (SIMILAR TO) from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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