\ ˈfāv How to pronounce fave (audio) \
variants: or less commonly fav
plural faves or less commonly favs

Definition of fave

Other Words from fave

fave adjective

Examples of fave in a Sentence

I like all the actors on the show, but he's my fave. chocolate ice cream is my absolute fave
Recent Examples on the Web With over 30,000 5-star Amazon reviews, this maxi dress is a reviewer fave. Emma Seymour, Good Housekeeping, 15 July 2022 Pinzon 300 Thread Count Cotton Twin XL Bedsheet Set for $19 ($15 off) Genuinely good, cheap sheets are rare, but this affordable set is WIRED writer Matt Jancer’s personal fave. Scott Gilbertson, Wired, 13 July 2022 Jen Yamato profiled the actor, who has become an internet fave. Ryan Faughnder, Los Angeles Times, 21 June 2022 Jamaican Black Castor Oil is a fave of Dr. Meena Singh. Jasmine Washington, Seventeen, 27 May 2022 Period products are, in some ways, like vibrators and coffee orders: There may be a wide range of options, but everyone's got a personal fave for their cycles. De Elizabeth, Allure, 5 Apr. 2022 Keep your man of the woods comfy with camp chairs and packable blankets—and keep him safe and hydrated with the internet fave LifeStraw, which makes almost any water potable. Sara Coughlin, SELF, 7 May 2022 Suddenly, your old go-to maxidress isn’t exactly your fave anymore. Brittany Vincent, SELF, 29 Apr. 2022 All in all, Klorane was the fave for its powerful buildup removal and lightweight revitalization. Janine Henni, PEOPLE.com, 15 Apr. 2022 See More

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First Known Use of fave

1938, in the meaning defined above

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Last Updated

20 Jul 2022

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“Fave.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/fave. Accessed 8 Aug. 2022.

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