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The Vine is a universal favorite, and rarely out of view; while it often seems to cover half the ground in sight.
GLANCES AT EUROPEHORACE GREELEY
Flowers, fruits, and insects were her favorite subjects, and were painted with rare delicacy.
WOMEN IN THE FINE ARTS, FROM THE SEVENTH CENTURY B.C. TO THE TWENTIETH CENTURY A.D.CLARA ERSKINE CLEMENT
A little later it began to be cultivated in Germany where it had already been used as a favorite luxury.
TOBACCO; ITS HISTORY, VARIETIES, CULTURE, MANUFACTURE AND COMMERCEE. R. BILLINGS.
She took him to their favorite seat within the vines, and where nothing but the darkness was their company.
THE HOMESTEADEROSCAR MICHEAUX
Here Gwynne kept his Blue Books and thought out his speeches, but it was not a favorite room with the guests.
ANCESTORSGERTRUDE ATHERTON
A baronet scientifically skilled in pugilism, enjoyed no pleasure so much as giving gratuitous instructions in his favorite art.
THE BOOK OF ANECDOTES AND BUDGET OF FUN;VARIOUS
Pipes and tobacco-stoppers have often been favorite testimonials of friendship and reward.
TOBACCO; ITS HISTORY, VARIETIES, CULTURE, MANUFACTURE AND COMMERCEE. R. BILLINGS.
A favorite of king and courtier, its use was alike common in the palace and the courtyard.
TOBACCO; ITS HISTORY, VARIETIES, CULTURE, MANUFACTURE AND COMMERCEE. R. BILLINGS.
In Spain and Portugal it was the favorite mode of using tobacco, and rare kinds were compounded and sold at enormous prices.
TOBACCO; ITS HISTORY, VARIETIES, CULTURE, MANUFACTURE AND COMMERCEE. R. BILLINGS.
They might have replied with Junius: "It was not Virginia that wanted a governor, but a court favorite that wanted a salary."
THE EVE OF THE REVOLUTIONCARL BECKER
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO FAVORITE

  • adversary
  • antagonist
  • challenger
  • competition
  • contestant
  • corival
  • dark horse
  • emulator
  • favorite
  • opponent
  • opposition
  • rival
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