English definition of “like”
SIMILAR › similar to or in the same way as someone or something: I wish I were slim like you. They were acting like children. He looks like his father. It sounded like Harry.
What is sb/sth like? › something you say when you want someone to describe someone or something: I haven't met him - what's he like? So what's your new dress like?
What are you like? UK informal › used when someone has said or done something silly: You've bought another jacket? What are you like?
TYPICAL › If behaviour is like someone, it is typical of the way that they behave: It's just like Anita to miss her train. It's not like Tim to be late.
FOR EXAMPLE › for example: She looks best in bright colours, like red and pink.