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  • 1 favor — fa vor (f[=a] v[ e]r), n. [Written also favour.] [OF. favor, F. faveur, L. favor, fr. favere to be favorable, cf. Skr. bh[=a]vaya to further, foster, causative of bh[=u] to become, be. Cf. {Be}. In the phrase to curry favor, favor is prob. for… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 2 favor — fa·vor n 1: bias 2: benefit in favor of: to the benefit of a judgment in favor of the defendant in one s favor: to one s benefit …

    Law dictionary

  • 3 Favor magazine — is a popular African American New Age publication, headquartered in Columbus, Ohio. Founded in 2006 by actress, motivational speaker,community advocate and President CEO of PSL Entertainment Group, Pamela S. Lowery, MSA. FAVOR is highly noted for …

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  • 4 FAVOR vel FAVO — FAVOR, vel FAVO atchimimus Rom. qui in funere Vespasini Imp. personam eius tulit, vivitqueve, ut moris erat dicta et gesta imitatus est. Suet. in Vespas. c. 19. Nic. Lolydius. Cuius verba, sed et in funere Favo Archimimus, per sonam eius ferens… …

    Hofmann J. Lexicon universale

  • 5 Favor — Fa vor, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Favored} (f[=a] v[ e]rd); p. pr. & vb. n. {Favoring}.] [Written also favour.] [Cf. OF. favorer, favorir. See {Favor}, n.] 1. To regard with kindness; to support; to aid, or to have the disposition to aid, or to wish… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 6 Favor — (lat.), Gunst, Begünstigung; F. defensionis, alle die Erleichterungen u. Hülfen, welche im Criminalproceß einem Angeschuldigten zu seiner Entschuldigung zu Gute kommen, z.B. daß dem Angeschuldigten zu möglichst vollständiger Ausführung seiner… …

    Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • 7 Fāvor — (lat.), Gunst, Begünstigung; F. defensionis, im Strafprozeß die Begünstigung der Angeklagtenrolle gegenüber der des Anklägers, wie sie sich ausspricht teils in allgemeinen Prozeßgrundsätzen, z. B. daß den Angeklagten keine gesetzliche Beweislast… …

    Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • 8 Favor — Favor, lat., Gunst; favorabel, günstig; Favorit, Günstling; Favorite, Mätresse; auch Name mehrer Luftschlösser; Favorit Sultanin, die erste Sultanin, welche den ersten Sohn geboren hat …

    Herders Conversations-Lexikon

  • 9 Favor defensionis — Favor defensionis, lat., die gesetzliche Erleichterung der Vertheidigung eines criminell Angeklagten …

    Herders Conversations-Lexikon

  • 10 Favor — FAVOR, oris, die Gunst, ist von einigen mit unter die Götter gerechnet worden. Man findet aber weiter nichts, als daß Apelles ein schönes allegorsches Gemälde davon gemacht hat. Nach demselben stellet er einen jungen Menschen mit verbundenen… …

    Gründliches mythologisches Lexikon

  • 11 favor excessively — index overindulge Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

    Law dictionary

  • 12 favor owed — index due Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

    Law dictionary

  • 13 favor with — index bestow, impart, vouchsafe Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

    Law dictionary

  • 14 favor with one's patronage — index patronize (trade with) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

    Law dictionary

  • 15 favor — (Del lat. favor, oris.) ► sustantivo masculino 1 Ayuda o servicio que se solicita o se presta gratuitamente a una persona: ■ nunca te he pedido un favor. SINÓNIMO atención 2 Confianza o protección que una persona deposita en otra: ■ goza del… …

    Enciclopedia Universal

  • 16 favor — favorer, n. /fay veuhr/, n. 1. something done or granted out of goodwill, rather than from justice or for remuneration; a kind act: to ask a favor. 2. friendly or well disposed regard; goodwill: to win the favor of the king. 3. the state of being …

    Universalium

  • 17 Favor (activity) — This article is about favour as an activity. For the gifts, see party favor and wedding favor. For other uses, see Favor (disambiguation). As an activity, a favor or favour is a deed in which help is voluntarily provided. It may be defined as… …

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  • 18 favor — 1. noun /feɪvər/ a) A deed in which help is voluntarily provided. He did me a favor when he took the time to drive me home. b) Goodwill; benevolent regard. She enjoyed the queens favor. 2. verb /feɪvər/ a) To look upon …

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  • 19 favor — Synonyms and related words: OK, abet, abetment, accept, acceptance, accommodate, accomplishment, accord respect to, account, acculturate, acknowledgment, act of courtesy, act of grace, act of kindness, adherence, admiration, admire, adopt,… …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 20 Favor the Bold — ST episode series = Deep Space Nine name = Favor the Bold ep num = 126 prod num = 527 date = October 27, 1997 writer = Ira Steven Behr Hans Beimler director = Winrich Kolbe guest = stardate = unknown year = 2374 prev = Behind the Lines next =… …

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