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favourite  

,   (U.S.)   favorite         
      adj  
1    prenominal   most liked; preferred above all others  
      n  
2   
a    a person or thing regarded with especial preference or liking  
b    (as modifier)  
a favourite book     
3      (Sport)   a competitor thought likely to win  
     (C16: from Italian favorito, from favorire to favour, from Latin favere)  


favorite son  
      n   (in the U.S.) a politician popular in his home state but little admired beyond it  
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adj.
liked best of all
[US] Example Sentence: Reverso is my newest favorite online dictionary so I have shared it with my EAL students in the high school.
n.
restaurant; bar, pub, cafe that serves also food
[UK]
n.
someone who is picky about food, doesn't want to try new foods
n.
(Abbreviation) World Food Programme is the world's largest humanitarian agency fighting hunger. WFP is part of the United Nations system and is voluntarily funded.
WFP is funded entirely by voluntary donations. wfp.org
n.
A specific technical worksheet tool with performer's requirements. Excellent start of negotiations between performers, managers and contractors. (These requirements might include sound and light conditions for the show, food lodging and transportation of artistic talents)
n.
The world's only vocabulary game that feeds the hungry! in association with World Food Programme. Play, learn and donate rice with every right answer!
Give free rice to hungry people by playing a simple game that increases your knowledge. freerice.com wfp.org
n.
to eat large amount of food, doe to extreme hunger
n.
The practice of restricting the amount of food a person eats (self-imposed starvation seen with anorexia nervosa) in order to consume greater amounts of alcohol or of purging (as seen with bulimia nervosa) to try to reduce caloric intake to offset the calories consumed in alcohol.
[Med.] "Drunkorexic" behaviors most often stem from the fear of weight gain from alcohol.
n.
1. a package containing food, clothes or other items that the receiver has difficulties in procuring by himself; 2. a package containing small gifts for close persons

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