favorer
noun see favor II

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • 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] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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

  • 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) …   English contemporary dictionary

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

  • favorer — See favor. * * * …   Universalium

  • favorer — fa·vor·er …   English syllables

  • 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… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 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

  • 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) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • 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… …   Wikipedia

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