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Adjective
Preferred or recommended
“He is the president's favoured candidate for prime minister.”
Adjective
Arousing or likely to arouse envy
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“They think of us as favoured beings.”
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(of a person) Liked or admired by the majority of people
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In common use
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Of or relating to the showing or giving of preference
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Better than some other option
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Pertaining to an endowment, as with an endowed chair at a university
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Auspicious or favorable
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To have picked one option over another
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Well received
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To have invested in or provided financial assistance
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To have made a living for the benefit of others
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Past tense for to have a preference for
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“Renee tends to favour dark clothes to match her usual mood.”
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Past tense for to advocate or show support or approval of
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“It does appear that the agriculture regional commissioners appear to favour reform.”
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Past tense for to work to the advantage of
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“The forest area is shady and the soil is damp, conditions that favour the growth of trees.”
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Past tense for to endow with a quality, ability, or asset
“After six lances were broken against the Prince, he was sure the gods would favour him with a victory as he rode clutching his seventh lance.”
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Past tense for to be obliging or show beneficence toward
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“The singer was at the party only as a guest, but was kind enough to favour us with an entertaining ditty.”
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Past tense for to resemble or look like, especially a parent or relative
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“She's pretty, and she favours her mother.”
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Past tense for to enjoy or like something
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Past tense for to consider or regard somebody or something as
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Past tense for to trust or accept as truth
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Past tense for to have deep admiration for
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Past tense for to foster the growth or development of
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(clausal, followed by for or about) Past tense for to place an emphasis of concern, interest or importance on someone or something
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Past tense for to honor or favor
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Past tense for to enhance the value of something, or to make more efficient
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Past tense for to enthusiastically applaud or approve of
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Past tense for to endow with a quality, ability, or asset
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Past tense for to do a favor, or show beneficence toward
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Past tense for feel favourably disposed towards someone or something
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Past tense for to make a false show or pretence of
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Past tense for to transfer the possession of something to someone
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Past tense for to delight, or to give pleasure or satisfaction to
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Past tense for do something in such a way as to emphasize that one clearly regards it as below one's dignity or level of importance
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Past tense for treat in a way that is apparently kind or helpful but that betrays a feeling of superiority
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Past tense for to provide with a sound or secure foundation or basis
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Past tense for make an unjust or prejudicial distinction in the treatment of different categories of people, especially on the grounds of race, sex, or age
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Past tense for to make (someone) disposed to do something
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Past tense for to promote the development of
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Past tense for to supply or distribute for use
Noun
The best or most desirable among a category, kind or class
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