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Translation of "favour" - English-Spanish dictionary

favour

noun UK ( US favor)   /ˈfeɪ·vər/
B1 something that you do to help someone favor Could you do me a favour, please?
be in favour of something
to agree with a plan or idea estar a favor de algo Most people are in favour of reducing traffic in cities.
verb UK ( US favor)   /ˈfeɪ·vər/
to choose or prefer one possibility preferir These are the running shoes favoured by marathon runners.
to act unfairly by treating one person better than another favorecer She always felt that her parents favoured her brother.
(Definition of favour from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

favour

noun
a kind action favor Will you do me a favour and lend me your car?
kindness or approval aprobación She looked on him with great favour.
preference or too much kindness preferencia By doing that he showed favour to the other side.
a state of being approved of a favor de He was very much in favour with the Prime Minister.
favourable adjective ( favorable)
showing approval favorable Was her reaction favourable?
helpful or advantageous favorable, propicio a favourable wind.
favourably adverb ( favorably)
favorablemente
favourite adjective ( favorite)
best-liked; preferred favorito, preferido His favourite city is Paris.
favouritism noun ( favoritism)
preferring or supporting one person etc more than another favoritismo The teacher was accused of favouritism towards certain students.
in favour of ( in favor of)
in support of a favor de I am in favour of a higher tax on cigarettes.
in one’s favour ( in one’s favor)
to one’s benefit or advantage a favor de alguien The wind was in our favour.
favour, noun, ends in -our.The adjective favourable is also spelt with -our-.
(Definition of favour from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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