unfavorite

adjective

un·​fa·​vor·​ite ˌən-ˈfā-v(ə-)rət How to pronounce unfavorite (audio)
-ˈfā-vərt
: not being a favorite
especially : being regarded with special disfavor or dislike

Word History

First Known Use

circa 1934, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of unfavorite was circa 1934

Dictionary Entries Near unfavorite

Cite this Entry

“Unfavorite.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/unfavorite. Accessed 23 Feb. 2024.

More from Merriam-Webster on unfavorite

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!