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

Definition of fave

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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 Arianators were able to confirm that their fave was in fact in a relationship when Gomez appeared in a number of different adorable promotions for the single at the time. Ineye Komonibo, refinery29.com, 18 May 2021 Is anyone else starting to suspect that Tyler is actually their low-key fave on this show? Rose Maura Lorre, Vulture, 2 July 2021 There are also great deals on Glossier's classic makeup bundles, consisting of picks like the Lidstar Liquid Eyeshadow and Ultralip (which happens to be Olivia Rodrigo's fave). Samantha Olson, Seventeen, 10 June 2021 This cult fave is now available with an imprint of your zodiac sign. Pamela Edwards Chrisitiani, Essence, 5 May 2021 Apple is known for their high-tech and high-design products, and the AirPods Pro are not only a fan favorite, but an in dustry fave as well. Tim Chan, Billboard, 28 Apr. 2021 The varieties sold in the States are typically mild, making this another kid-friendly fave. Catherine Lo, Good Housekeeping, 12 May 2021 The bestseller comes in five colors, but the Otium Tan, a signature of Lunya’s, is a fave. Alexis Bennett, Vogue, 3 May 2021 Anyone who has seen Firefly (at least once they're done grumbling about how their problematic fave was cancelled too soon) can tell you that the ship seen at the end of The Nevers looks kinda sorta vaguely like the spaceship Serenity. Leah Marilla Thomas, refinery29.com, 14 Apr. 2021

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First Known Use of fave

1938, in the meaning defined above

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20 Jul 2021

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“Fave.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/fave. Accessed 24 Jul. 2021.

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