favourite

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favourite

(US), favorite
1. Sport a competitor thought likely to win
2. Computing a place on certain browsers that allows internet users to list the addresses of websites they find and like with a click of the mouse so that they can revisit them merely by opening the list and clicking on the address
References in classic literature ?
He has already had one or two little WIVES, but Louisa Biron is his favourite, a pretty little girl of five years of age.
Your favourite schoolfellow, Louis Manoir, has suffered several misfortunes since the departure of Clerval from Geneva.
I acceded with pleasure to this proposition: I was fond of exercise, and Clerval had always been my favourite companion in the ramble of this nature that I had taken among the scenes of my native country.
At other times he repeated my favourite poems, or drew me out into arguments, which he supported with great ingenuity.
Sophia, notwithstanding her long fast, and notwithstanding her favourite dish was there before her, no sooner saw the letter than she immediately snatched it up, tore it open, and read as follows:--
In fact, since 2003, backing Towcester favourites blind would have resulted in a heavy level-stakes loses of -pounds 126.
What was your favourite course in school/college/university?