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favour

['feɪvə] брит. / амер.

  1. сущ. ; брит.; амер. favor

    1. расположение; благосклонность

    2. поддержка, одобрение

    3. любезность, услуга, одолжение

    4. покровительство, протекция

      1. (favours) символ преданности (значок, бант, ленточка)

      2. = party favour

    5. (favours) уст. согласие на интимную близость

    6. привлекательность, интерес

    7. уст. внешность, внешний вид

    8. родовая, семейная, наследственная черта (во внешности); уст. лицо

    9. уст.; поэт. послание, эпистола, письмо (в особо вежливых обращениях)

  2. гл. ; брит.; амер. favor

    1. благоволить, быть благосклонным, быть согласным; оказывать внимание, любезность

    2. покровительствовать, оказывать протекцию; поддерживать (какую-л. из сторон)

    3. кино задерживать камеру на каком-л. из актеров чаще, чем на другом

    4. = to favour with

      оказывать честь (делая что-л.)

    5. благоприятствовать; помогать, поддерживать, способствовать, оказывать помощь

    6. разг. беречь, оберегать, щадить (в частности, о повреждённых частях тела)

    7. разг. быть похожим, напоминать

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favour

  1. n; = favor

    1. поддержка, одобрение

    2. расположение, благосклонность

    3. любезность, одолжение

  2. v; = favor

    1. одобрять, поддерживать

    2. оказывать предпочтение

    3. благоприятствовать

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The contract of insurance of entrepreneurial risk is favour of the person who is not an insurant shall be concluded in favour of the insurant.
Договор страхования предпринимательского риска в пользу лица, не являющегося страхователем, считается заключенным в пользу страхователя.
© 2000 Open LLC
© 2002 г. НПП Гарант-Сервис (информация)
A single point against may be of such weight that it eliminates all the points in favour.
Один какой-нибудь пункт «против» может перевесить все пункты «за».
Caunt, John / Organise YourselfКаунт, Джон / Организуй себя
Организуй себя
Каунт, Джон
© John Caunt, 2000
© Перевод на русский язык, И.В. Бронский, 2003
© Издательский дом «Нева», 2003
Organise Yourself
Caunt, John
© John Caunt, 2000, 2006
Other circumstances, too, in the prisoner's favour came out quite unexpectedly.
Объявились, кроме того, совершенно неожиданно и другие обстоятельства, сильно благоприятствовавшие подсудимому.
Dostoevsky, Fyodor / Crime and PunishmentДостоевский, Фёдор / Преступление и наказание
Преступление и наказание
Достоевский, Фёдор
© Издательство "Художественная литература", 1970
Crime and Punishment
Dostoevsky, Fyodor
© 2009 Rhodes Media
There was also occasional papal interference in appointments to offices in military orders: this happened either for political reasons or because a pope wished to favour a protege.
Иногда папы даже пытались влиять на назначение должностных лиц — либо по политическим причинам, либо в тех случаях, когда хотели устроить своего протеже.
Райли-Смит, Джонатан / История крестовых походовRiley-Smith, Jonathan / The Oxford History of the Crusades
The Oxford History of the Crusades
Riley-Smith, Jonathan
© Oxford University Press 1999
История крестовых походов
Райли-Смит, Джонатан
© Охford University Press 1995
© КРОН-ПРЕСС, 1998
© Перевод, Е. Дорман, 1998
Inter alia, some USD 7 to 10 bn of these USD 50 bn he spent for paying wages, bonuses and other such payments in favour of natural persons.
В том числе, из этих 50 млрд. долларов от 7 до 10 млрд. долларов он израсходовал на заработную плату, бонусы и иные выплаты непосредственно физическим лицам.
© ПРЕССЦЕНТР Михаила Ходорковского и Платона Лебедева, 2011
© 2011 The International Legal Team of Mikhail Khodorkovsky and Platon Lebedev
He went to my mother to beg some favour of her: and, I was told, he positively shed tears - he, my father!
Он ходил просить о чем-то матушку и, говорят, даже заплакал, он, мой отец!
Turgenev, I.S. / First loveТургенев, И.С. / Первая любовь
Первая любовь
Тургенев, И.С.
© Издательство "Художественная литература", 1978
First love
Turgenev, I.S.
© BiblioBazaar, LLC
Commends the financial support extended by the Government of the Sudan in favour of the budget of the Institute to enable it to perform its role in an optimal manner, and to solve the financial difficulty it is facing.
высоко оценивает финансовую поддержку, оказываемую правительством Судана в пополнении бюджета Института, с тем чтобы он мог оптимальным образом выполнять возложенную на него задачу и решать финансовые проблемы, с которыми он сталкивается;
© Организация Объединенных Наций, 2010 год
© United Nations 2010
First of all that even in the non-taxable industries the number of workers in 1866 was much higher than the figure which was to testify in favour of his “law”.
Прежде всего о том, что даже в производствах, не обложенных акцизом, число рабочих было в 1866 г. гораздо выше той цифры, которая должна была свидетельствовать в пользу его «закона».
Плеханов, Г. В. / Наши разногласия. Письмо к П. Л. ЛавровуPlekhanov, G. V. / Our Differences. Letter to P. L. Lavrov
Our Differences. Letter to P. L. Lavrov
Plekhanov, G. V.
Наши разногласия. Письмо к П. Л. Лаврову
Плеханов, Г. В.
© Государственное издательство политической литературы, 1949 г.
"Do me a favour, I beg you, don't dare to do that!" Madame Shatov flared up, but the driver drove off and Shatov, taking her hand, drew her through the gate.
- Сделайте одолжение, прошу вас, не смейте этого делать! - вскипела было m-me Шатова, но извозчик тронул "мерина", а Шатов, схватив ее за руку, повлек в ворота.
Dostoevsky, Fyodor / The possessedДостоевский, Фёдор / Бесы
Бесы
Достоевский, Фёдор
© Издательство "Художественная литература", 1989
The possessed
Dostoevsky, Fyodor
It will be your doing me a favour, not my doing you one,' said he, 'if you will allow me to be of use to you in any way.
Не я вам, говорит, а вы мне, напротив, тем самым сделаете удовольствие, коли допустите пользу оказать вам какую ни есть.
Достоевский, Фёдор / ПодростокDostoevsky, Fyodor / A Raw Youth
A Raw Youth
Dostoevsky, Fyodor
Подросток
Достоевский, Фёдор
© Издательство "Советская Россия", 1979
The extreme simplicity of its grammar was also in its favour.
Исключительная простота английской грамматики также говорила сама за себя.
Wells, Herbert George / The World Set Free: A Story of MankindУэллс, Герберт Джордж / Освобожденный мир
Освобожденный мир
Уэллс, Герберт Джордж
The World Set Free: A Story of Mankind
Wells, Herbert George
If the Armenian delegation was in favour of not politicizing the meeting of the Committee, why had it done so?
Если армянская делегация выступает против политизации работы Комитета, то зачем ей понадобилось делать это?
© Организация Объединенных Наций, 2010 год
© United Nations 2010
And Pupir had even hoped for favour; his cousin's son was clerk in the mistress's counting-house: he had promised to send his name up to the mistress, to remember him: a fine way he remembered him!...
А Пупырь-то еще на милость надеялся: у него двоюродный племянник в барской конторе сидит конторщиком: доложить обещался об нем барыне, напомнить. Вот те и напомнил!..
Turgenev, I.S. / A Sportsman's Sketches v.1Тургенев, И.С. / Записки охотника т.1
Записки охотника т.1
Тургенев, И.С.
© Издательство "Художественная литература", 1975
A Sportsman's Sketches v.1
Turgenev, I.S.
© 2006 BiblioBazaar
«And what need you care,» said Craigengelt, «since the change is in your favour
— А вам-то что до этого? — удивился Крайгенгельт. — Ведь она изменила его в вашу пользу.
Scott, Walter / Bride of LammermoorСкотт, Вальтер / Ламмермурская невеста
Ламмермурская невеста
Скотт, Вальтер
© Издательство "Художественная литература", 1962
Bride of Lammermoor
Scott, Walter
© BiblioBazaar, LLC
For example he stated in Mein Kampf that, when he heard the news of the declaration of the First World War, 'I sank down on my knees and thanked Heaven out of the fullness of my heart for the favour of having been permitted to live in such a time.'
Например, в "Моей борьбе" он пишет, как услышал об объявлении Первой мировой войны: "Опустившись на колени, я от всего сердца возблагодарил небо, что мне посчастливилось жить в такое время".
Dawkins, Richard / The God DelusionДокинз, Ричард / Бог как иллюзия
Бог как иллюзия
Докинз, Ричард
© 2006 by Richard Dawkins
© H. Смелкова, перевод на русский язык, 2008
© ООО "Издательская Группа Аттикус", 2008
The God Delusion
Dawkins, Richard
© Richard Dawkins 2006

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'feɪvəNounрасположение; благосклонностьExamples

to find favour with smb. / in smb.'s eyes / in the eyes of smb. — снискать, заслужить чьё-л. расположение
to lose favour with smb. — утратить чьё-л. расположение
to win smb.'s favour — завоевать чью-л. благосклонность
to vie for smb.'s favour — бороться за чьё-л. расположение
to curry favour with smb. — заискивать перед кем-л.; подлизываться к кому-л.
to fall out of favour with the king — впасть в королевскую опалу, немилость
He is back in favour with the boss. — Начальник к нему снова благоволит.

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  1. 1.

    одолжение, любезность, расположение

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Collocations

be in great favour
пользоваться большим спросом
consumer favour
благосклонность потребителя
curry favour with smb
заискивать
curry favour with smb
подлизываться
decide a matter in smb's favour
решить дело в чью-л. пользу
decision in favour of smb. or smth
решение в пользу кого-либо или чего-либо
Do me a favour!
Помилуй!
in smb.'s favour
в чью-л. пользу
in smb.'s favour
к чьей-л. выгоде
lodge a credit in favour of smb
открыть кредит в пользу кого-л
party favour
сувенир, который хозяева дарят гостям
wedding favour
белый бант или розетка
without fear or favour
беспристрастно
without fear or favour
справедливо
wriggle into favour
втереться в доверие

Word forms

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Pastfavoured
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Present Participle (Participle I)favouring
Past Participle (Participle II)favoured
Present Indefinite, Active Voice
I favourwe favour
you favouryou favour
he/she/it favoursthey favour
Present Continuous, Active Voice
I am favouringwe are favouring
you are favouringyou are favouring
he/she/it is favouringthey are favouring
Present Perfect, Active Voice
I have favouredwe have favoured
you have favouredyou have favoured
he/she/it has favouredthey have favoured
Present Perfect Continuous, Active Voice
I have been favouringwe have been favouring
you have been favouringyou have been favouring
he/she/it has been favouringthey have been favouring
Past Indefinite, Active Voice
I favouredwe favoured
you favouredyou favoured
he/she/it favouredthey favoured
Past Continuous, Active Voice
I was favouringwe were favouring
you were favouringyou were favouring
he/she/it was favouringthey were favouring
Past Perfect, Active Voice
I had favouredwe had favoured
you had favouredyou had favoured
he/she/it had favouredthey had favoured
Past Perfect Continuous, Active Voice
I had been favouringwe had been favouring
you had been favouringyou had been favouring
he/she/it had been favouringthey had been favouring
Future Indefinite, Active Voice
I shall/will favourwe shall/will favour
you will favouryou will favour
he/she/it will favourthey will favour
Future Continuous, Active Voice
I shall/will be favouringwe shall/will be favouring
you will be favouringyou will be favouring
he/she/it will be favouringthey will be favouring
Future Perfect, Active Voice
I shall/will have favouredwe shall/will have favoured
you will have favouredyou will have favoured
he/she/it will have favouredthey will have favoured
Future Perfect Continuous, Active Voice
I shall/will have been favouringwe shall/will have been favouring
you will have been favouringyou will have been favouring
he/she/it will have been favouringthey will have been favouring
Future in the Past Indefinite, Active Voice
I should/would favourwe should/would favour
you would favouryou would favour
he/she/it would favourthey would favour
Future in the Past Continuous, Active Voice
I should/would be favouringwe should/would be favouring
you would be favouringyou would be favouring
he/she/it would be favouringthey would be favouring
Future in the Past Perfect, Active Voice
I should/would have favouredwe should/would have favoured
you would have favouredyou would have favoured
he/she/it would have favouredthey would have favoured
Future in the Past Perfect Continuous, Active Voice
I should/would have been favouringwe should/would have been favouring
you would have been favouringyou would have been favouring
he/she/it would have been favouringthey would have been favouring
Present Indefinite, Passive Voice
I am favouredwe are favoured
you are favouredyou are favoured
he/she/it is favouredthey are favoured
Present Continuous, Passive Voice
I am being favouredwe are being favoured
you are being favouredyou are being favoured
he/she/it is being favouredthey are being favoured
Present Perfect, Passive Voice
I have been favouredwe have been favoured
you have been favouredyou have been favoured
he/she/it has been favouredthey have been favoured
Past Indefinite, Passive Voice
I was favouredwe were favoured
you were favouredyou were favoured
he/she/it was favouredthey were favoured
Past Continuous, Passive Voice
I was being favouredwe were being favoured
you were being favouredyou were being favoured
he/she/it was being favouredthey were being favoured
Past Perfect, Passive Voice
I had been favouredwe had been favoured
you had been favouredyou had been favoured
he/she/it had been favouredthey had been favoured
Future Indefinite, Passive Voice
I shall/will be favouredwe shall/will be favoured
you will be favouredyou will be favoured
he/she/it will be favouredthey will be favoured
Future Perfect, Passive Voice
I shall/will have been favouredwe shall/will have been favoured
you will have been favouredyou will have been favoured
he/she/it will have been favouredthey will have been favoured