Definition of “what is sb/sth like?” - English Dictionary

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“what is sb/sth like?” in British English

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what is sb/sth like?

A2 something you say to ask someone to describe someone or something:

You've met Jane's new girlfriend, haven't you? What's she like?
I've never been to Bruges - what's it like?
So what's it like, then, not having to work?

(Definition of “what is sb/sth like?” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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