Associations to the word «Favour»


FAVOUR, noun. British spelling standard spelling of favor.
FAVOUR, verb. British spelling standard spelling of favor.

Dictionary definition

FAVOUR, noun. A feeling of favorable regard.
FAVOUR, noun. An inclination to approve; "that style is in favor this season".
FAVOUR, noun. An advantage to the benefit of someone or something; "the outcome was in his favor".
FAVOUR, noun. Souvenir consisting of a small gift given to a guest at a party.
FAVOUR, noun. An act of gracious kindness.
FAVOUR, verb. Treat gently or carefully.
FAVOUR, verb. Bestow a privilege upon.
FAVOUR, verb. Promote over another; "he favors his second daughter".
FAVOUR, verb. Consider as the favorite; "The local team was favored".

Wise words

Words - so innocent and powerless as they are, as standing in a dictionary, how potent for good and evil they become in the hands of one who knows how to combine them.
Nathaniel Hawthorne