preferverb [T]uk /prɪˈfɜːr/ us /prɪˈfɝː/ (-rr-)
prefer verb [T] (CHOOSE)
- Some people prefer a vegetarian diet, while others prefer a meat-based diet.
- I'd prefer not to work but I don't have much choice.
- Most convalescents prefer to be cared for at home rather than in a hospital.
- You can detach the hood if you prefer the coat without it.
- Would you prefer to pay by cash, cheque, or credit card?
prefer verb [T] (ACCUSE)