would like - definition and synonyms

  1. used for saying politely what you or someone else wants

    I would like a large whisky, please.

    would like to do something:

    I think I’d like to leave now.

    I’d like to thank everyone who made this evening a success.

    I would like to hear from anyone who was in the area at the time of the robbery.

    would like someone to do something:

    They’d like you to tell them the truth.

See also main entry: like