in someone's favor


: in support of (someone) : in a way that helps or benefits (someone)
We hope the final decision will be in our favor.
The judge ruled in our favor.
: in a state of being liked or approved of by (someone)
She did extra work to get back in the teacher's favor.

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“In someone's favor.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 22 Mar. 2023.

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