cofavorite

noun
co·​fa·​vor·​ite | \ ˌkō-ˈfā-v(ə-)rət How to pronounce cofavorite (audio) , -ˈfā-vərt, chiefly dialectal -ˈfā-və-ˌrīt \
variants: or co-favorite
plural cofavorites or co-favorites

Definition of cofavorite

: one of two or more competitors who are favored to win : a joint favorite … the Canadians, who were the cofavorites for the gold, went home without a medal.— Johnette Howard

First Known Use of cofavorite

1922, in the meaning defined above

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“Cofavorite.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/cofavorite. Accessed 12 Aug. 2020.

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