\fˈe͡ɪvə], \fˈeɪvə], \f_ˈeɪ_v_ə]\
Definitions of FAVOUR
- 2006 - WordNet 3.0
- 2011 - English Dictionary Database
- 1914 - Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language
- 1874 - Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language
- 1871 - The Cabinet Dictionary of the English Language
- 1790 - A Complete Dictionary of the English Language
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Kind regard; countenance; a disposition to aid, befriend, support, or justify; a kind act or an act of grace; lenity; leave; good will; the object of kind regard; something bestowed as evidence of kind feeling; a festive knot of ribbons; something worn as a token of affection; advantage; convenience afforded for success; partiality; bias; a friendly communication.
By Nuttall, P.Austin.
By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H.
n. [Latin] Kind regard; propitious aspect;â€”friendly disposition; regard; countenance;â€”inclination to support; defence;â€”a kind act or office; grace; good will;â€”mitigation of punishment; lenity; mildness;â€”partiality; bias;â€”advantage; opportunity;â€”object of regard; person or thing favoured;â€”a gift or present; a ladyâ€™s token of regard to be worn or displayed;â€”a letter.
By Thomas Sheridan