Favour meaning

fāvər
Favour is defined as to treat with an unfair preference.

An example of favour is a teacher bumping a low grade to a much higher grade for the captain of the high school football team; the student receives unfair favour because he is the captain.

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The definition of favour is approval or doing something for someone else.

An example of a favour is what a a daughter's boyfriend will receive after meeting her father's criteria; the boyfriend gains the father's favour.

An example of a favour is cleaning a friend's house before they bring their new baby home; you do them a favour by cleaning their home.

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UK, Australia, and Canada spelling of favor.

I need a favour. Could you lend me £5 until tomorrow, please?

Can you do me a favour and drop these letters in the post box?

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UK, Australia, and Canada spelling of favor.

Would you favour us with a poetry reading?

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