Synonyms for favour

Synonyms for (noun) favour

Synonyms: favor, favour

Definition: an act of gracious kindness

Similar words: kindness, benignity

Definition: a kind act


Synonyms: party favor, party favour, favor, favour

Definition: souvenir consisting of a small gift given to a guest at a party

Similar words: keepsake, relic, token, souvenir

Definition: something of sentimental value


Synonyms: favor, favour

Definition: an advantage to the benefit of someone or something

Usage: the outcome was in his favor

Similar words: vantage, advantage

Definition: the quality of having a superior or more favorable position

Usage: the experience gave him the advantage over me


Synonyms: favor, favour

Definition: an inclination to approve

Usage: that style is in favor this season

Similar words: inclination, disposition, tendency

Definition: an attitude of mind especially one that favors one alternative over others

Usage: he had an inclination to give up too easily; a tendency to be too strict


Synonyms: favor, favour

Definition: a feeling of favorable regard

Similar words: approval

Definition: a feeling of liking something or someone good

Usage: although she fussed at them, she secretly viewed all her children with approval

Synonyms for (verb) favour

Synonyms: favor, favour

Definition: consider as the favorite

Usage: The local team was favored

Similar words: reckon, regard, consider, view, see

Definition: deem to be

Usage: She views this quite differently from me; I consider her to be shallow; I don't see the situation quite as negatively as you do


Synonyms: prefer, favor, favour

Definition: promote over another

Usage: he favors his second daughter

Similar words: upgrade, raise, promote, elevate, kick upstairs, advance

Definition: give a promotion to or assign to a higher position

Usage: John was kicked upstairs when a replacement was hired; Women tend not to advance in the major law firms; I got promoted after many years of hard work


Synonyms: favor, favour, privilege

Definition: bestow a privilege upon

Similar words: let, countenance, permit, allow

Definition: consent to, give permission

Usage: She permitted her son to visit her estranged husband; I won't let the police search her basement; I cannot allow you to see your exam


Synonyms: favor, favour

Definition: treat gently or carefully

Similar words: spare, save

Definition: refrain from harming