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one liked or preferred above all others

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a competitor regarded as the most likely winner

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being a favorite

given special, usually doting treatment

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something regarded with special favor or liking

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a competitor thought likely to win

appealing to the general public

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preferred above all others and treated with partiality

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Kenny's favorite grade school memory was taking mashed potatoes off someone else's plate at lunch, his best junior high memory was graduating with his classmates, and his favorite high school memory was winning the talent show his junior year by playing Van Halen's "Eruption."
Favorite Large Theatre to See a Play: McCarter Theatre Center, Princeton
They can also vote through social media on Twitter using #KCA and the hashtag of their favorite nominee, and, for the first time ever, Nickelodeon will be enabling voting on specific posts on Instagram.
My favorite Latino heroes in real life are Cesar Chavez who fought for the rights of farm workers and WW2 Army Hero Roy Benavidez.
Other winners in attendance included Hunter Hayes as favorite male country artist, Matt Bomer as favorite cable TV actor, Chloe Grace Moretz as favorite dramatic movie actress and Chris Evans as favorite action movie actor.
Singer Timberlake, 32, who returned to the musical spotlight in 2013 with the two-part release of "The 20/20 Experience" after more than five years away to focus on his acting, picked up three awards including favorite album.
Each of the three times Gallup asked the question between 1937 and 1960, baseball ranked as Americans' favorite sport.
All-time favorite Supreme Court justice: George Sutherland, for writing in his dissent in Home Bldg.
Chicago Children's Favorite African American Native Sons/Daughters: Jean Baptiste Point DuSable, Tempest Bledsoe, Carol Mosley Braun, Harold Washington, Richard Pryor, Quincy Jones, Curtis Mayfield, Danitra Vance.
Author Stephanie Bond pens a vividly refreshing romance in MY FAVORITE MISTAKE.
Self-expression has little place in the tradition--icon painters don't even sign their work (hence, Rohrbacher considers "Anonymous" one of his favorite artists).
My favorite subject was math mainly because I was able to grasp it quickly.
Favorite pastime: Playing video games and watching TV.
Her favorite food is pizza and her favorite sport is softball.
Favorite dancers: Boston Ballet's Larissa Ponomarenko and the Kirov's Altynai Asylmuratova