Definitions of favourite
  1. noun
    something regarded with special favor or liking
    synonyms: favorite
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    type of:
    choice, pick, selection
    the person or thing chosen or selected
  2. noun
    a special loved one
    synonyms: darling, dearie, deary, ducky, favorite, pet
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    one who is the object of choice; who is given preference
    (an Irish term of address expressing affection) darling
    a pampered darling; an effeminate man
    teacher's pet
    the teacher's favorite student
    type of:
    a person who loves someone or is loved by someone
  3. noun
    a competitor thought likely to win
    synonyms: favorite, front-runner
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    type of:
    challenger, competition, competitor, contender, rival
    the contestant you hope to defeat
  4. adjective
    preferred above all others and treated with partiality
  5. adjective
    appealing to the general public
    synonyms: favorite
    regarded with great favor, approval, or affection especially by the general public
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