decide in favor of/for

Definition of decide in favor of/for

  1. :  to find (someone) not guilty in a court of law The court decided in favor of/for the plaintiff.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  to make a final choice or judgment about

    :  to infer on the basis of evidence :  conclude

    :  to bring to a definitive end

  1. :  friendly regard shown toward another especially by a superior

    :  approving consideration or attention :  approbation

    :  partiality

  1. :  to regard or treat with favor

    :  to do a kindness for :  oblige

    :  endow

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a trip made at another's expense

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