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  1. A deed in which help is voluntarily provided.
He did me a when he took the time to drive me home.
  1. goodwill, Goodwill; benevolent regard.
She enjoyed the queen's .
  1. A small gift; a party favor.
At the holiday dinner, the hosts had set a by each place setting.
  • Dutch: dienst(nl)
  • French: faveur(fr)f
  • German: Gefallen Gefí¤lligkeit
  • Italian: favore(it)m
  • Spanish: favor(es)
  1. (transitive) To look upon fondly; to prefer.
    • And the angel came in unto her, and said, Hail, thou that art highly favored, the Lord is with thee: blessed art thou among women. —Wikisource:Bible, English, King_James, Luke
    • Chapter 1, Luke 1:28, King James version, 1611
      1. (transitive) To do a favor (noun sense 1) for; to show beneficence toward.
      Would you favor us with a poetry reading?
      1. (transitive) To treat with care.
      Favoring your sore leg will only injure the other one.

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