favorite

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old French favorit or favori past participle of favorir (to favor).

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Adjective[edit]

favorite (comparative more favorite, superlative most favorite)

  1. Preferred.
    That is my favorite flavor of ice cream, I'd eat it daily if I could.

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Noun[edit]

favorite (plural favorites)

  1. Preferred one, one with special favor
    The teacher's favorite always went first.
  2. Expected or most probable to win.
    He's the favorite, he'll probably be elected.

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Verb[edit]

favorite (third-person singular simple present favorites, present participle favoriting, simple past and past participle favorited)

  1. Alternative form of favor.
  2. (Internet) To bookmark.
  3. (Internet) To add to one's list of favorites on a website that allows users to compile such lists.

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Adverb[edit]

favorite

  1. past adverbial passive participle of favori

French[edit]

Adjective[edit]

favorite

  1. feminine form of favori

Italian[edit]

Adjective[edit]

favorite f pl

  1. feminine plural of favorito

Noun[edit]

favorite f

  1. plural form of favorita

Verb[edit]

favorite

  1. feminine plural past participle of favorire
  2. second-person plural indicative present of favorire
  3. second-person plural imperative of favorire

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Adjective[edit]

favorite f

  1. feminine form of favori