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preferring

adjective

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(Entry 1 of 2)

as in choosing

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preferring

verb
present participle of prefer

Synonyms & Antonyms of preferring (Entry 2 of 2)

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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“Preferring.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/preferring. Accessed 25 Jan. 2022.

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