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favour

(US), favor
History a badge or ribbon worn or given to indicate loyalty, often bestowed on a knight by a lady
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To be fully sensible of this, we need only suppose for a moment that the supremacy of the State constitutions had been left complete by a saving clause in their favor.
It has been asked why it was thought necessary, that the State magistracy should be bound to support the federal Constitution, and unnecessary that a like oath should be imposed on the officers of the United States, in favor of the State constitutions.
"Do me the greatest of all favors;" answered the Major.
The separate governments in a confederacy may aptly be compared with the feudal baronies; with this advantage in their favor, that from the reasons already explained, they will generally possess the confidence and good-will of the people, and with so important a support, will be able effectually to oppose all encroachments of the national government.
As soon as the secret of the defection of the favored unions leaked out, there were rumblings and mutterings in the labor world.
My response to him was, "You see, I am a Black female professor and I do not automatically have the favor of my students or my institution.
People were holding National Flag and placards on which slogans in favor of Pakistan Army were mentioned.
The official handover of position between Whittaker and Favor was held on May 15 during an annual council meeting.
Belmonte favored as Quezon City mayor ndash survey !-- -- Janvic Mateo (The Philippine Star) - March 16, 2019 - 12:00am MANILA, Philippines Quezon City Vice Mayor Joy Belmonte is the most favored candidate for mayor in the city, according to a survey conducted by RP Mission and Development Foundation Inc.
The Palace official's statement came a day after Miss Universe 2018 Catriona Gray said she was in favor of legalizing marijuana for medical use and not for recreational purposes.
Ambassador Lagdameo said Deputy Mayor Favor, who was elected by members of the East Grinstead Town Council, will assist Town Mayor Rex Whittaker during Council meetings and in raising funds for various community charities.