Definition of favouritism in English:


Line breaks: fa¦vour¦it|ism
Pronunciation: /ˈfeɪv(ə)rɪtɪz(ə)m
(US favoritism)


[mass noun]
  • 2The state or condition of being the competitor thought most likely to win a sporting contest: the horse shares favouritism with her French-trained rival at 6-1
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    • They shared favouritism at 2/1.
    • She completed the double in the seventh race where she shared favouritism at 6/4 with him.
    • In the fourth event they shared favouritism at 6/4 and they dominated this race from the outset.

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