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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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Batsmen Jonny Bairstow and Joe Root are considered favourites for making the most individual runs for England while fast-bowler Jofra Archer and leg-spinner Adil Rashid are being considered favourites to bag the highest amount of wickets for England.
Chris Pratt gets slimed as he accepts the award for Favourite Butt-Kicker for 'Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom'.
Muirhouse Primary pupil Aaron John McFarlane said he's got lots of favourite programmes he likes to watch.
Displaying favouritism, however, can hurt - there can be profound long-term psychological effects of feeling like the less-loved child, and it's not even necessarily a blessing to be the favourite child either, as having it easy may leave you unprepared for real life and possibly even desperate to distance yourself from a clingy parent, among other things.
Favourite TV show...I'm into Scandal (with Tony Goldwyn, above) at the moment.
Favourite book My choice is Ring Of Bright Water by Gavin Maxwell, which for me encapsulates the West Coast of Scotland at its best.
"Jane The Virgin" was awarded as the Favourite New TV Show while reality competition series series "The Voice" took home the award for Favourite TV Competition Show.
The awards will showcase Qatar's best in hospitality industry with the honours ranging from favourite DJ to favourite event in 2013.
The restaurant, in Seef, was also named the favourite Japanese restaurant in a poll of around 20,000 diners.
Apart from the Oryx Rotana's win across five categories, perhaps the most coveted categories were bagged by the W Doha, which won the Favourite Restaurant, Favourite Asian Concept Restaurant, and Favourite Hotel Awards.
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.
LIVERPOOL restaurant Delifonseca was named the city's favourite at a prestigious ceremony.
Puschka was crowned Liverpool's Favourite Restaurant and 60 Hope Street won Restaurant of Overall Excellence.
Last week Paddy Power had Lib Dem candidate Clr Nicola Turner as third favourite at 6/1 to take the crucial marginal.
SINCE the betting public has been given the opportunity to lay horses on exchanges, the incentive to distinguish a good favourite from a bad one has never been greater, and the subject of the likely performance of favourites at different courses was brought back to my attention last Sunday when racing returned to Towcester.