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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.
The conscience of the woman was troubled; she began to think that the deaths of her favourites was a judgement from heaven to chastise her partiality.
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:--
The highest tax was upon men who are the greatest favourites of the other sex, and the assessments, according to the number and nature of the favours they have received; for which, they are allowed to be their own vouchers.
Mars also won video of the year and favourite male artist, pop/rock, and favourite album, pop/rock.
My nine things Favourite With Holly Willoughby The Play to the Whistle presenter, 35, on what entertains her.
The CBS' hit comedy series won the People's Choice Award for Favourite Network TV Comedy and also for Favourite TV show.
DOHA FROM Friday (November 17) Qatari nationals and residents will be able to vote for their favourite restaurant and hotel outlets.
JAPANESE restaurant Bushido has been named Bahrain's favourite restaurant in the 2012 edition of the Citibank FACT Awards.