how would you like...? - definition and synonyms

phrase spoken
  1. 1
    used for offering someone something that you think they will enjoy

    How would you like a glass of lemonade?

    How would you like to take the afternoon off?

  2. 2
    used for telling someone to consider how they would feel if something bad happened to them, especially if it has already happened to you

    How would you like someone insulting you in public?

    How would you like it if I stayed out all night without telling you where I was?

See also main entry: like