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Synonyms for favourite

darling

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front runner

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  • front runner

Synonyms for favourite

a competitor thought likely to win

something regarded with special favor or liking

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appealing to the general public

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preferred above all others and treated with partiality

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As he frequently came to course or shoot over his brother-in-law's grounds, he would bring his favourite dogs with him; and he treated them so brutally that, poor as I was, I would have given a sovereign any day to see one of them bite him, provided the animal could have done it with impunity.
Prince Michael sat on his favourite bench and smiled.
She was the favourite of her father and of the stablemen.
Silly, romantic Miss Crawley, far from being horrified at the courage of her favourite, always used to pay his debts after his duels; and would not listen to a word that was whispered against his morality.
It may appear strange that such should arise in the eighteenth century; but while I followed the routine of education in the schools of Geneva, I was, to a great degree, self-taught with regard to my favourite studies.
It was Lucille who was smiling a welcome upon him from the depths of his favourite easy-chair - Lucille sitting over his fire, a novel in her hand, and wearing a delightful rose-pink dressing-gown.
I only entreat you to believe, my favourite child, that I have meant to do right.
Grimwig plants, fishes, and carpenters, with great ardour; doing everything in a very singular and unprecedented manner, but always maintaining with his favourite asseveration, that his mode is the right one.
artist of the Year: 1D; Song of the Year: Taylor Swift, Blank Space; Favourite Pop/Rock Male Artist: Ed Sheeran; Favourite Pop/Rock Female Artist: Ariana Grande; Favourite Pop Group: 1D; Favourite Pop/Rock Album: Taylor Swift, 1989; Favourite Rap/Hip-Hop Artist: Nicki Minaj; Favourite Rap/Hip-Hop Album: Nicki Minaj, The Pinkprint; Favourite Soul/R&B Male Artist: The Weeknd; Favourite Soul/R&B; Female Artist: Rihanna; Favourite Soul/R&B Album: The Weeknd, Beauty Behind the Madness; Favourite Alternative Artist: Fall Out Boy; Favourite Adult Contemporary Artist: Taylor Swift; Favourite Latin Artist: Enrique Iglesias; Favourite EDM Artist: Calvin Harris; Favourite Soundtrack: Pitch Perfect 2; Collaboration of the Year: Skrillex and Diplo featuring Justin Bieber, Where Are U Now
The CBS' hit comedy series won the People's Choice Award for Favourite Network TV Comedy and also for Favourite TV show.
Josh Harrison, 11, from Tynemouth, said: "PE is my favourite subject.
DOHA FROM Friday (November 17) Qatari nationals and residents will be able to vote for their favourite restaurant and hotel outlets.
JAPANESE restaurant Bushido has been named Bahrain's favourite restaurant in the 2012 edition of the Citibank FACT Awards.
Oryx Rotana was able to successfully garner the highest number of public votes across five categories: Favourite Creative Concept for a restaurant (won by The Cellar); Favourite Nightlife (Jazz Club); Favourite Brunch (Choices); Favourite General Manager (Kevork Deldelian); and Favourite Chef (Executive Chef Rainer Rudolf Mueller).
MAX BOYCE, ENTERTAINER Signature dish: Lamb and apple curry Favourite meal: Saltmarsh lamb Favourite cheese: Goat's cheese from Cardigan Favourite takeaway: Thai Full English or continental breakfast: Full English Four course meal or fish and chips: Four course meal Best place to eat in Wales: There are now so many excellent places to eat compared to 20 years ago Food phobias: I used to dread parmesan cheese Beer or wine: Wine with dinner Describe yourself as a food: A good roast lamb.