likish etymology

English word likish comes from English like, English -ish

Detailed word origin of likish

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
like English (eng) (colloquial) As, the way.. As if; as though. (golf) The stroke that equalizes the number of strokes played by the opposing player or side.. (sometimes as the likes of) Someone similar to a given person, or something similar to a given object; a comparative; a type; a sort. (Liverpool, Geordie) Used to place emphasis upon a statement. (colloquial) A mild intensifier.. (colloquial) indicating [...]
-ish English (eng) (appended to adjectives) Somewhat.. (appended to many kinds of words) Typical or similar to.. (appended to numbers, especially times and ages) About, approximately.. (appended to roots denoting names of nations or regions) Of a nationality, place, language or similar association with something.
likish English (eng) (dialectal) alike, similar.

Words with the same origin as likish

Descendants of like
Descendants of -ish
amateurish boorish boyish childish devilish feverish fiendish foolish freakish freakishly girlish harish hellish ish peckish prudish reddish selfish sluggish snobbish sore sorely squeamish stylish ticklish