Complete Definition of "favorite"

English
wikipedia

Alternative spellings
(Commonwealth English) favourite

Etymology
From OF. favorit (or favori, past participle of favorir "to favor".

Pronunciation
audio|En-us-favorite.ogg|audio (US)

Adjective
en-adj

  1. Preferred.

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

Translations
trans-top|preferred
Croatian: najdraži
Czech: oblíbený m
Finnish: lempi-, mieli-
French: préféré
German: liebling
trans-mid
Dutch: favoriet
Italian: preferito, favorito
Norwegian: favoritt, yndlings
Portuguese: favorito m, favorita f
Swedish: favorit-
trans-bottom

Noun
en-noun

  1. Preferred one, one with special favor

#:The teacher's favorite always went first.

  1. Expected or most probable to win.

#:He's the favorite, he'll probably be elected.

Synonyms
sense|expected to win top dog

Related terms
favor
favour
favorable

Translations
trans-top|Preferred one, one with special favor
Finnish: suosikki
French: chouchou
trans-mid
Italian: favorito m
Portuguese: preferido m, preferida f, favorito m, favorita f
Spanish: favorito m
Swedish: favorit c
trans-bottom

trans-top|Expected or most probable to win
Croatian: favorit
Finnish: ennakkosuosikki
French: favori
trans-mid
Italian: favorito m
Portuguese: favorito m, favorita f
Swedish: favorit c
trans-bottom


French

Adjective
favorite

  1. feminine of favori

Italian

Adjective
favorite p

  1. feminine of|favorito#Adjective|favorito

Noun
favorite f

  1. plural of|favorita|lang=Italian

Verb form
favorite

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

Category:Italian verb forms
Category:Italian adjective forms

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