favorer

  • 1 Favorer — Fa vor*er, n. One who favors; one who regards with kindness or friendship; a well wisher; one who assists or promotes success or prosperity. [Written also {favourer}.] [1913 Webster] And come to us as favorers, not as foes. Shak. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 2 favorer — index abettor, advocate (espouser), apologist, benefactor, disciple, partisan, patron (influential supporter) …

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  • 3 favorer — (Amer.) n. person who favors; person who esteems and respects with kindheartedness or friendship; person who supports and helps or promotes prosperity and success; well wisher (also favourer) …

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  • 4 favorer — vərə(r) noun ( s) : one that favors, furthers, or promotes * * * fāˈvourer or (esp US) favorer noun • • • Main Entry: ↑favour …

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  • 5 favorer — noun see favor II …

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  • 6 favorer — See favor. * * * …

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  • 7 favorer — fa·vor·er …

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  • 8 favourer — Favorer Fa vor*er, n. One who favors; one who regards with kindness or friendship; a well wisher; one who assists or promotes success or prosperity. [Written also {favourer}.] [1913 Webster] And come to us as favorers, not as foes. Shak. [1913… …

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  • 9 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 …

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  • 10 favorers — favorer (Amer.) n. person who favors; person who esteems and respects with kindheartedness or friendship; person who supports and helps or promotes prosperity and success; well wisher (also favourer) …

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  • 11 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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  • 12 Friend — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Friend >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 friend friend friend of one s bosom Sgm: N 1 acquaintance acquaintance neighbor wellwisher Sgm: N 1 alter ego alter ego Sgm: N 1 bosom friend bosom friend fast friend …

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  • 13 A friend at court — Friend Friend (fr[e^]nd), n. [OR. frend, freond, AS. fre[ o]nd, prop. p. pr. of fre[ o]n, fre[ o]gan, to love; akin to D. vriend friend, OS. friund friend, friohan to love, OHG. friunt friend, G. freund, Icel. fr[ae]ndi kinsman, Sw. fr[ a]nde.… …

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  • 14 A friend in court — Friend Friend (fr[e^]nd), n. [OR. frend, freond, AS. fre[ o]nd, prop. p. pr. of fre[ o]n, fre[ o]gan, to love; akin to D. vriend friend, OS. friund friend, friohan to love, OHG. friunt friend, G. freund, Icel. fr[ae]ndi kinsman, Sw. fr[ a]nde.… …

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  • 15 Encourager — En*cour a*ger, n. One who encourages, incites, or helps forward; a favorer. [1913 Webster] The pope is . . . a great encourager of arts. Addison. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 16 Fautor — Fau tor, n. [L., contr. fr. favitor, fr. favere to be favorable: cf. F. fauteur. See {Favor}.] A favorer; a patron; one who gives countenance or support; an abettor. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] The king and the fautors of his proceedings. Latimer.… …

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  • 17 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… …

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  • 18 Favored — 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… …

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  • 19 Favoring — 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… …

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  • 20 Friend — (fr[e^]nd), n. [OR. frend, freond, AS. fre[ o]nd, prop. p. pr. of fre[ o]n, fre[ o]gan, to love; akin to D. vriend friend, OS. friund friend, friohan to love, OHG. friunt friend, G. freund, Icel. fr[ae]ndi kinsman, Sw. fr[ a]nde. Goth.… …

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