Sentence examples for favor from high-quality English sources.

Use favor in a sentence.

  • Among racial groups, white workers had the highest share of respondents in favor of schools reopening at 65%.

  • I just prefer that the favor be my idea, that it leaves me feeling kind rather than bullied and uncomfortable.

  • Thus, on the one hand, the diminishing marginal utility of material resources exerts pressure in favor of more equal distributions of resources.

  • But so will those who favor human rights, or those who favor democratic participation, or those who favor civil liberties or social justice.

  • Most opposition to the moral error theoretic position targets particular arguments in its favor, and since the range of such arguments is open-ended, so too is the opposition.

  • To solve this problem, many favor lighter fabrics, ditching heavier wools and all-cotton clothing in favor of more breathable weaves like linen and linen blends.

  • Research has shown that typical coverage of crime appeals to people who already tend to favor punitive approaches, or to people who favor clear storylines with 'good guys' and 'bad guys'.

  • The pandemic may lead some to favor, or continue to favor, conservative politics — further advantaging Trump — because the circumstances of the coronavirus's spread easily feed an isolationist ethic.

favor sentence examples

  • This could prove pivotal for its future, as the White House has stressed that its definition of bipartisanship doesn't focus just on what Republican politicians favor, but on what Republican voters favor as well.

  • In the past, referenda have shown Puerto Ricans to be split roughly into three groups—the smallest being in favor of independence, the next largest in favor of the current relationship, and an apparently growing majority in favor of statehood.

  • Buttigieg in February 2018 where he said, “I, Pete Buttigieg, politician, do henceforth and forthwith declare, most affirmatively and indubitably, unto the ages, that I do favor Medicare for All, as I do favor any measure that would help get all Americans covered.”

  • “I began to recoil from guitar riffs in favor of guitarscapes, from twangs in favor of horns, from back beat in favor of space, and, in large part, from the effluent of my own mind and problems, in favor of trying to interpret the poetry of others,” he writes in the liner notes.


  • noun act

    - an act of gracious kindness

  • verb social

    - promote over another

    Example: he favors his second daughter

  • noun attribute

    - an advantage to the benefit of someone or something

    Example: the outcome was in his favor

  • verb cognition

    - consider as the favorite

    Example: The local team was favored

  • verb social

    - treat gently or carefully

  • noun cognition

    - an inclination to approve

    Example: that style is in favor this season

  • verb social

    - bestow a privilege upon

  • noun feeling

    - a feeling of favorable regard

  • noun artifact

    - souvenir consisting of a small gift given to a guest at a party

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  • 5 sentence examples for favor from The New Yorker
  • 1 sentence examples for favor from Encyclopedia Britannica
  • 2 sentence examples for favor from New York Times
  • 6 sentence examples for favor from Business Insider
  • 5 sentence examples for favor from Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy
  • 1 sentence examples for favor from Independent
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  • • Relevant word or phrase for favor is favour
  • • Relevant word or phrase for favor is prefer
  • • Relevant word or phrase for favor is privilege
  • • Relevant word or phrase for favor is party favor
  • • Relevant word or phrase for favor is party favour

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