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a feeling of favorable regard

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an inclination to approve

an advantage to the benefit of someone or something

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

an act of gracious kindness

treat gently or carefully

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bestow a privilege upon

consider as the favorite

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- Minister of Public Service and Modernisation of Administration and Public Policy: Kamel Morjane, (127 votes in favour, 24 against and no abstentions)
The CJP expressed extreme displeasure at the DIG for asking his son-in-law Khalid Rehman to approach him for undue favour in the matter.
Taking notice of the DIG approaching his family members for a favour, the CJP had summoned DIG Dogar before the apex court's Lahore Registry.
When people who are important or even perceived as important attend public events, they are often mobbed by requests for favours. If they cannot be got a hold of in person and if their telephone numbers or emails are available on the internet, the line for 'asking a favour' is imagined open.
In addition, the proposals from stockholders which were voted on included a proposal asking AT&T to issue a semi-annual report on expenditures for political purposes, which was defeated by a vote of 75.4% against to 24.6% in favour; a proposal asking that AT&T issue an annual report on lobbying, which was defeated by a vote of 75.1% against to 24.9% in favour and a proposal asking that AT&T reduce the level of approval required to allow stockholders to act by written consent, which was defeated by a vote of 59.2% against to 40.8% in favour.
The Police Federation said a ballot of its 133,000 members showed 45,651 in favour and 10,681 against, but turnout was just 42% and too low to be valid.
But there was a bigger majority in favour of such a new power in North Wales, with 51% in favour and 26% against.
The Public and Commercial Services union have voted in favour of striking with teachers on June 30 over rows regarding pensions, pay and jobs.
The poll revealed 50% of Labour supporters are in favour of getting full parliament or independence for the Welsh Assembly from Westminster.
The Danes are increasingly less in favour of their country's entry into the eurozone, according to a poll published on 9 June in the daily newspaper Berlingske Tidende, which indicates that 47% are in favour of joining the eurozone, compared with 52% during a previous poll in May.
Robert Roberts (Sefton Council, Conservative) In favour
In so doing, it pleased a bevy of feminist campaigners, legal figures and moderate and "progressive" Muslims, who had lobbied in favour of such a rejection.
Residents in Gateshead are in favour of a new housing organisation that could bring pounds 232 million of council housing improvements to the borough.
The Anglican church in Cuba has voted against rejoining the Episcopal Church of the United States (ECUSA), despite an initial synod vote last year strongly in favour of the move.
IN HIS FAVOUR Dual Derby winner ran a cracker on his comeback in the Arc