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- prep. For; in support of; approving, supporting.
- prep. For the benefit of; to the order of.
- prep. Out of preference for.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. upon the side of; favorable to; for the advantage of.
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Marsh was ignoring everything I had told the feds about being out of the RNC business ever since Tony Feather and DCI had put their stranglehold on it, in favor of the absurd notion that a guy I had worked with for years chose GOP Marketplace for the New Hampshire program based on one minor operation in a New Jersey primary.
Kennedy made, cogently, the argument in favor of recognition that Komer had provided through Bundyand then, after listening to his counterparts concerns, he made it again.
Cole-Haan Shoes is running a print campaign that explicitly repudiates features-and-benefits marketing in favor of an emotional, experiential appeal.
In a press statement, George Low explained that preliminary studies, indeed, had been made with the lunar module pilot as the first man on the Moon, but after dozens of rehearsals of lunar surface activities, the flight training crew at the Manned Spacecraft Center had come forward with a definitive recommendation in favor of the commander going out first.
Bere's a breakout of some of the better arguments they made, in favor of each device type.
Throughout the crisis, moreover, Kissinger was simultaneously giving the press background briefings insisting that the United States was not anti-Indian, and telling his colleagues in Washington that Nixon was determined to tilt in favor of Pakistan and that I am getting hell every half hour from the President that we are not being tough enough on India.
Chavez's allies hold a majority of seats in the assemblyMarquina told The Associated Press that opposition lawmakers intended to vote in favor of granting the president a "temporary absence."
In a wide variety of product and service categories, features-and-benefits marketing is being discarded in favor of a more vital, experiential approach.
Ken Holtzman had pitched credibly twice, but Martin benched him anyway in favor of rookie Jim Beattie.
Hot and road-weary, we bypassed the historical center of the city of Bordighera in favor of its beach.