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Definition of Favorite


  1. A person or thing regarded with peculiar favor; one treated with partiality; one preferred above others; especially, one unduly loved, trusted, and enriched with favors by a person of high rank or authority.
  2. Short curls dangling over the temples; -- fashionable in the reign of Charles II.
  3. The competitor (as a horse in a race) that is judged most likely to win; the competitor standing highest in the betting.
  4. Regarded with particular affection, esteem, or preference; as, a favorite walk; a favorite child.
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Favorite Translations

favorite in Dutch is uitverkoren
favorite in French is favori
favorite in German is favorisieren, Favorit
favorite in Portuguese is favorito
favorite in Swedish is favorit