do oneself a favor

Definition of do oneself a favor

:to make things easier for oneself (by doing something)
  • You can do yourself a favor by arriving early at the airport.

Word by Word Definitions

do play
  1. : to bring to pass : carry out

  2. : put

  3. : perform, execute

  1. : fuss, ado

  2. : deed, duty

  3. : a festive get-together : affair, party

  1. : the first tone of the major scale in solfège

oneself play
  1. : a person's self : one's own self

  2. : one's normal, healthy, or sane condition or self

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

  2. : approving consideration or attention : approbation

  3. : partiality

  1. : to regard or treat with favor

  2. : to do a kindness for : oblige

  3. : endow


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