Main meanings of well-liking in English

: well-liking1well-liking2

well-liking1

Pronunciation /ˌwɛlˈlʌɪkɪn/

noun

archaic, rare
  • Favourable regard, fondness; approbation.

Origin

Middle English; earliest use found in Canterbury Psalter. From well + liking.

Main meanings of well-liking in English

: well-liking1well-liking2

well-liking2

Pronunciation /ˌwɛlˈlʌɪkɪŋ/

adjective

archaic, rare
  • In good condition; thriving, healthy; plump, not thin or undernourished. Also figurative.

    Sometimes with connotations of comfortable or luxurious living.

Origin

Late Middle English; earliest use found in The Midland Prose Psalter. From well + liking.