Favism Favorable

Favor

Meanings and phrases

favor

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. an act of gracious kindness; favour
  2. an advantage to the benefit of someone or something; favour
  3. an inclination to approve; favour
  4. a feeling of favorable regard; favour
  5. souvenir consisting of a small gift given to a guest at a party; party favor; party favour; favour

favor

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. promote over another; prefer; favour
  2. consider as the favorite; favour
  3. treat gently or carefully; favour
  4. bestow a privilege upon; privilege; favour

court favor

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. seek favor by fawning or flattery; curry favor; curry favour; court favour

curry favor

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. seek favor by fawning or flattery; curry favour; court favor; court favour

party favor

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. souvenir consisting of a small gift given to a guest at a party; party favour; favor; favour

voted in favor

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Kruger voted in favor of same-sex marriage in 2011.
  • Purtell voted in favor of the Civil Rights Act of 1957.
  • In July 2012, Donnelly voted in favor of H.R.

ruled in favor

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The Board ruled in favor of the studio management.
  • In the end the court ruled in favor of the states.
  • Again, the High Court ruled in favor of the trust.

vote in favor

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The May 20 vote in favor of maintaining affiliation with the CPPA was 38-12.
  • In Alaska, such measures become state law, if a majority of voters vote in favor of the measure.
  • It urged members to call their representatives in Congress and ask them to vote in favor of the bill.

abandoned in favor

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Fourth, large menus were abandoned in favor of shorter menus.
  • The project was finally abandoned in favor of ICBM development.
  • This idea was later abandoned in favor of being its own stand-alone series.

dropped in favor

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • It was dropped in favor of the standard M61 Vulcan gun.
  • All individual brands were dropped in favor of the US Foodservice brand.
  • Eventually this idea was dropped in favor of staging an outdoor music festival.

votes in favor

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • It passed with 699,813 votes in favor and 70,940 against.
  • There were 130 votes in favor of Seck and three against him.
  • The initiative failed, with 36,902 votes in favor and 47,075 against.

voting in favor

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The agenda was approved with 438 voting in favor and 384 voting against.
  • The referendum was ratified by the student body with 66% voting in favor.
  • 57% of all party members voted in the member referendum, with 67% voting in favor of the change.

argued in favor

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • From early on, Urechia argued in favor of a federal Latin bloc to counter the threats of Pan-Slavism and Pan-Germanism.
  • For instance, Lawrence H. White has argued in favor of free banking in the spirit of Hayek's "Denationalization of Money".
  • The issue of independence would be touched in a pro-Soviet article by Amelio Morazín, who argued in favor of self-determination.

decided in favor

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • About two thirds of the voters decided in favor of the proposition.
  • The ownership was decided in favor of Syedna, arguing succession proper.
  • Imad Agha decided in favor of Sa'd and sent him the khil'ah (robe of honor).

not favor

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Moreover, Florida's demographics did not favor him.
  • He does not favor an isolationist policy.
  • Douglass did not favor this, nor the Back-to-Africa movement.

favor of more

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • He also sought to limit distracting frequencies and segues in favor of more important sounds throughout the album.
  • Starting in 2010, the Festival announced its intention to leave the themed approach in favor of more flexible programming.
  • In these transformation scenarios, carriers replace aging legacy network elements and systems in favor of more efficient technologies.

found in favor

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • In 2009 the Tokyo District Court found in favor of the government.
  • In a 2016, "The Guardian" reported that the court found in favor of Setlur.
  • The Seventh Circuit reversed the jury's decision, and found in favor of the hospital.

spoke in favor

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • She also spoke in favor of better compensation for teachers.
  • Many British and Irish Whigs spoke in favor of the American cause.
  • Clinton also spoke in favor of California Proposition 87 on alternative energy, which was voted down.

returned the favor

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • In the top of the eighth Boston returned the favor, allowing New York to strike back for three runs.
  • Winchell returned the favor by mentioning "Confidential" in his newspaper column and radio broadcasts.
  • Gage served as the chaplain, and later the legislature returned the favor by naming Gage County after him.
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