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  1. preferable, preferredadjective

    more desirable than another

    "coffee is preferable to tea"; "Danny's preferred name is `Dan'"

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

    Antonyms:
    undesirable, unloved, unwanted

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

    preferred above all others and treated with partiality

    "the favored child"

    Antonyms:
    unwanted, undesirable, unloved

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How to use preferred in a sentence?

  1. Jurgen Klopps:

    I have no idea what Mr Tierney problem is with me, i was a bit more emotional in the game but Mr Tierney gives me a yellow card but it is not allowed in a situation like this ? Mr Tierney comes over and gives me a yellow card but I'd have preferred the right decisions on the pitch.

  2. Philip Dormer Stanhope Chesterfield:

    Most maxim-mongers have preferred the prettiness to the justness of a thought, and the turn to the truth but I have refused myself to everything that my own experience did not justify and confirm.

  3. Goldman Sachs:

    We began our discussions at a time when the prevailing view was that the 'Remain' campaign would succeed, an outcome we would have preferred and publicly supported.

  4. Bastien Blain:

    For example, they were asked whether they preferred $ 10 now or $ 50 in six months, and those who overtrained were more likely to choose the immediate reward, which is interesting. It could provide a mechanism to explain why some athletes are using drugs to improve their performance.

  5. Ross Hunter:

    I would have preferred to increase the money we spent on student aid, so that we can help first-generation people go to college.


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