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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Things done or granted out of good will; Kind acts; Has a liking or a preference for; Deals with gently.

Usage examples (33)
  • The pleasure we derive from doing favors is partly in the feeling it gives us that we are not altogether worthless. It is a pleasant surprise to ourselves.
  • Men's Sports / Tournament title favors the top four seeds
  • Asking favors is fundamentally different than offering them.
  • But that hasn't won him any favors from the German government. for more
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