favor = favor masculine noun

favor

masculine noun
masculine noun

English Translation of FAVOR

1
: favor
¿me haces un favor?will you do me a favor?
quiero pedirte un favorI want to ask you (for) a favor
favor de venir puntualmenteplease be punctual
¿me puedes hacer un favor?can you do me a favor?
¡está para hacerle un favor!she's really something! (familiar)
hacer un flaco favor a alguiento do no favors to somebody
¿me hace el favor de bajarme la maleta?I wonder if you could get my suitcase down for me, please?
¡hagan el favor de callarse!will you please be quiet!
si hace el favor de pasarif you'd like or care to go in
la balanza está a nuestro favorthe balance is in our favor
2
a/en favor de : in favor of
hay un 50% de gente a favor50% of people are in favor
votos a favorvotes in favor
¿estás a favor o en contra?are you for or against it?
tener el viento a favorto have the wind behind one or in one's favor
no me convencen sus argumentos a favor de la huelgaI'm not convinced by his arguments in favor of the strike
¿está a favor de poner fin al bloqueo del país?are you in favor of ending the blockade of the country?
3
en favor de : in support of, in the interests of
trabajar en favor de una causato work for a cause
¿me dejan pasar, por favor?could I get past, please?
4
por favor : please

Examples of FAVOR

el tiempo corre a nuestro favor time is on our side
lo tenía todo a su favor she had everything going for her
el partido ya estaba decidido a favor de la jugadora española the Spanish player already had the match sewn up
el director se manifestó en favor del cine europeo the director spoke in favor of or expressed his support for the European film industry

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