(Chiefly Southern US) To resemble in appearance:
Opt is defined as to make a decision or choice.
The definition of choose means to pick from a number of options.
Select is defined as to choose.
(Slang) To acquire (something) by devious or cunning means
To select or choose, esp. in a careful or fussy manner
To find pleasant or attractive; enjoy:
To have a fancy for; to like; to be pleased with, particularly on account of external appearance or manners.
To choose; select
The definition of desire is to wish for or crave something.
The definition of advance means to move forward or to raise in importance.
To refuse to give sufficient parental affection or care to (a child or young animal).
To feel strong dislike for or hostility toward:
To dislike is to feel distaste or hostility towards someone or something.
Find another word for preferring. In this page you can discover 16 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for preferring, like: favoring, opting, choosing, selecting, raising, promoting, picking, liking, fancying, electing and desiring.