favoured


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favoured

adjective
1. preferred, special, chosen, favourite, selected, recommended, pet, of choice, singled out, best-liked, fave (informal) The favoured candidate will emerge soon.
2. privileged, advantaged, lucky, blessed, elite, fortunate, jammy (Brit. slang) They think of us as favoured beings.
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favoured

favored (US) [ˈfeɪvəd] ADJ [person, object] → favorito, preferido
Biarritz was their favoured resortBiarritz era su lugar de vacaciones favorito or preferido
the favoured method isel método preferido es ...
one of the favoured fewuno de los pocos afortunados
most favoured nation treatmenttrato m de nación más favorecida

favoured

[ˈfeɪvərd] (British) favored (US) adj
(= likely to prevail) [candidate, successor] → favori(e)
[preferred, son, daughter, pupil] → préféré(e), favori(te); [client, customer] → privilégié(e)

favoured

, (US) favored
adj a favoured feweinige (wenige) Auserwählte; a favoured friendein besonderer Freund

favoured

favored (Am) [ˈfeɪvəd] adjfavorito/a
the favoured few → i pochi privilegiati
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According to the poll conducted by Gallup Pakistan in NA-122 in September, out of the sample who was surveyed, 36% favoured PTI, while 51% favoured PML-N.
According to the CBS News/New York Times Poll, almost 53 percent Americans said that Romney's policies favored the wealthy, while 11 percent said that his policies favoured the middle class.
The Toronto Star, attempting to offend neither its ethnic nor its feminist constituencies, mildly favoured Sharia, while citing the "natural tensions" that exist between the propositions that all citizens are equal and the majority should respect the rights of