in someone's favor

Definition of in someone's favor

  1. 1 :  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.

  2. 2 :  in a state of being liked or approved of by (someone) She did extra work to get back in the teacher's favor.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  some person :  somebody

  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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