(noun, adjective, verb)


1. appealing to the general public

Similar word(s): popular, favorite

2. preferred above all others and treated with partiality

Similar word(s): loved, favored, favorite, pet, preferent, preferred

Sentences with favourite as an adjective:

- This is my second favourite occupation.


1. a competitor thought likely to win

Similar word(s): favorite

Definition categories: person, challenger, competition, competitor, contender, rival

2. a special loved one

Similar word(s): darling, dearie, deary, ducky, favorite, pet

Definition categories: person, lover

3. something regarded with special favor or liking

Similar word(s): favorite

Definition categories: thought, choice, pick, selection

Sentences with favourite as a noun:

- You were my favourite to win the spelling competition.


1. (Internet) To bookmark.

2. (Internet) To add to one's list of favourites on a website that allows users to compile such lists.