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prefer

verb

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2 to decide to accept (someone or something) from a group of possibilities
  • most buyers of that vehicle have preferred the model with four-wheel drive

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The first known use of prefer was in the 14th century

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“Prefer.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/prefer. Accessed 14 Jul. 2020.

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