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Synonyms for playing favorites

verb pamper, reward; help
  • facilitate
  • promote
  • side with
  • abet
  • accommodate
  • advance
  • aid
  • assist
  • befriend
  • esteem
  • further
  • gratify
  • humor
  • indulge
  • oblige
  • spare
  • spoil
  • value
  • be partial to
  • do a kindness
  • do right by
  • make exception
  • play favorites
  • pull strings
  • show consideration
  • smile upon
  • treat well

Antonyms for playing favorites

  • block
  • disappoint
  • frustrate
  • halt
  • hinder
  • hurt
  • ignore
  • impede
  • neglect
  • obstruct
  • prevent
  • stop
  • disfavor
  • dislike
  • thwart
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.