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favour

Pronunciation: /ˈfeɪvə(r)/
, (BrE) favor (AmE)

Translation of favour in French:

n

  • 2to be in sb's favour [situation] être avantageux/-euse pour qn [financial rates, wind] être favorable à qn
  • 3to win/lose favour with sb s'attirer/perdre les bonnes grâces de qn

vt

  • 1 (prefer) être pour [method, solution]; être partisan de [political party]

phr (in favour of)

  • 1 (on the side of) en faveur de to be in favour of sb/sth être pour qn/qch
  • 2 (to the advantage of) to work in sb's favour avantager qn to decide in sb's favour [Law] donner gain de cause à qn
  • 3 (out of preference for) [reject] au profit de

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