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Synonyms for favorite
ˈfeɪ vər ɪt, ˈfeɪv rɪtfa·vorite

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Wiktionary

  1. favoriteverb

    To add to one's list of favorites on a website that allows users to compile such lists.

    Synonyms:
    top dog

Princeton's WordNet

  1. favorite, favouritenoun

    something regarded with special favor or liking

    "that book is one of my favorites"

    Synonyms:
    pet, darling, dearie, deary, ducky, front-runner, favourite

    Antonyms:
    unpopular, unloved

  2. darling, favorite, favourite, pet, dearie, deary, duckynoun

    a special loved one

    Synonyms:
    positron emission tomography, pet, deary, darling, dearie, ducky, front-runner, favourite

    Antonyms:
    unloved, unpopular

  3. front-runner, favorite, favouriteadjective

    a competitor thought likely to win

    Synonyms:
    pet, deary, darling, dearie, ducky, front-runner, favourite

    Antonyms:
    unpopular, unloved

  4. favorite, favouriteadjective

    appealing to the general public

    "a favorite tourist attraction"

    Synonyms:
    best-loved, pet, preferred, favored, favorite(a), preferent, favourite(a), favourite

    Antonyms:
    unloved, unpopular

  5. favored, favorite(a), favourite(a), best-loved, pet, preferred, preferentadjective

    preferred above all others and treated with partiality

    "the favored child"

    Antonyms:
    unloved, unpopular

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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. favoriteadjective

    Synonyms:
    dear, darling, beloved

  2. favoriteadjective

    Synonyms:
    preferred, pet, especially liked

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Words popularity by usage frequency

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#1311favorite
#1803pet
#2607favorites
#3163favourite
#3735preferred
#12238darling
#17566favored
#19274preferable
#25149contender
#26103favoured
#40845ducky
#90309deary
#117641dearie

How to use favorite in a sentence?

  1. Stephanie Ricker Schulte:

    After 2000, after the so-called bubble burst, 'dot-com' came to represent American hubris and greed, especially outside the U.S., my favorite example of this is an article published in Germany that described Internet executives washing their car with champagne.

  2. Stephen King:

    You can't deny laughter when it comes, it plops down in your favorite chair and stays as long as it wants.

  3. Bronte Campbell:

    Definitely my favorite race ever, in an Olympic final with my sister and two girls I have known since I was 12, 13 years old - and a gold and a world record.

  4. Rae Lin:

    Fried chicken stalls are definitely one of Taiwanese people's favorite late night eateries, stalls usually offer a range of food like calamari and sweet potato.

  5. Cameron Diaz:

    Someone asked me, ‘What’s your favorite thing about being married?’ and I said, ‘I just learned so much about myself. I didn’t know these things. I would have never known them if I didn’t have my husband to help me,’.


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