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 for To like of
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Like \Like\ (l[imac]k), v. i.
     1. To be pleased; to choose.
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              He may either go or stay, as he best likes. --Locke.
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     2. To have an appearance or expression; to look; to seem to
        be (in a specified condition). [Obs.]
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              You like well, and bear your years very well.
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     3. To come near; to avoid with difficulty; to escape
        narrowly; as, he liked to have been too late. Cf. Had
        like, under Like, a. [Colloq.]
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              He probably got his death, as he liked to have done
              two years ago, by viewing the troops for the
              expedition from the wall of Kensington Garden.
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     To like of, to be pleased with. [Obs.] --Massinger.
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