Disfavor and Favor


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Disfavor noun – A strong feeling of not liking or approving.
Usage example: made no attempt to hide his disfavor of his wife's relatives

Favor is an antonym for disfavor in dislike topic.
Nearby Words: disfavored, disfavour, disfavoring, disfavouring, disfavoured
Antonyms for Disfavor


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Favor verb – To have a favorable opinion of.
Usage example: if this measure will reduce our property taxes, then I favor it

Disfavor is an antonym for favor in topics: prefer, approval, pamper, look like.
Nearby Words: favored, favoring, favorer
Antonyms for Favor
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  • Part of that is that the Book is now out of favor in Chinese communism, regarded as a piece of "left deviationism" and a "cult of personality" (similar disfavor happened to Stalinist works during and after Khrushchev's administration).
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