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Wordnet 3.0

NOUN (3)

1. a competitor thought likely to win;
[syn: front-runner, favorite, favourite]

2. a special loved one;
[syn: darling, favorite, favourite, pet, dearie, deary, ducky]

3. something regarded with special favor or liking;
- Example: "that book is one of my favorites"
[syn: favorite, favourite]


ADJECTIVE (2)

1. appealing to the general public;
- Example: "a favorite tourist attraction"
[syn: favorite, favourite]

2. preferred above all others and treated with partiality;
- Example: "the favored child"
[syn: favored, favorite(a), favourite(a), best-loved, pet, preferred, preferent]


WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

favourite adj 1: appealing to the general public; "a favorite tourist attraction" [syn: favorite, favourite] 2: preferred above all others and treated with partiality; "the favored child" [syn: favored, favorite(a), favourite(a), best-loved, pet, preferred, preferent] n 1: a competitor thought likely to win [syn: front-runner, favorite, favourite] 2: a special loved one [syn: darling, favorite, favourite, pet, dearie, deary, ducky] 3: something regarded with special favor or liking; "that book is one of my favorites" [syn: favorite, favourite]