1817, Walter Scott, Rob Roy, XVII:
To decide in favor of; agree with and support against opposition; sustain
To offer help or advice regarding (a product or service).
To support; consent to; favor; sanction
To furnish with a service
To give a reward to or for.
To bind someone by performing a service for that person.
(Nonstandard) Used to provide emphasis or to focus attention on something:
The definition of kowtow is to be submissive or subservient to someone, or to kneel and touch the ground with your forehead as an act of worship.
To trouble with requests or demands; urge or entreat persistently or repeatedly
To be of service; give assistance:
To behave like a bully; swagger.
To give or add grace or graces to; decorate; adorn
To gift is defined as to give something without the hopes of getting anything in returning.
To fawn means to pay extra attention to something in an overly affectionate way.
To regard as; consider:
To give support to; be favorable to; foster; help
To give support or sanction to; approve or tolerate
To think (oneself) happy; congratulate (oneself)
To do a favor or service for; oblige.
To practice close economy; be frugal or sparing
To help the progress of; promote.
To gratify the wishes of; be very lenient with; humor
To wish; to desire; to prefer.
To find fault or make petty criticisms; carp:
Praise is defined as to give someone approval, or to thank God.
To give approval to; support; sanction
To sanction is for a recognized authority to give approval to something.
The definition of approve is to say you like something or you are alright with it happening.
To have a fancy for; to like; to be pleased with, particularly on account of external appearance or manners.
To think highly of; esteem
To do or give something in honor of
To dislike is to feel distaste or hostility towards someone or something.
The definition of thwart is to hinder or stop something from happening.
To keep back; restrain; get in the way of; prevent; stop
To treat roughly or wrongly.
To use improperly or excessively; misuse:
To urge the adoption of; advocate:
Find another word for favors. In this page you can discover 47 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for favors, like: prefers, upholds, truckles, supports, subscribes, services, rewards, obliges, likes, kowtows and importunes.