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adjective [only before noun] favourite pronunciation in British English /ˈfeɪv(ə)rət/
  1. your favourite person or thing of a particular kind is the one that you like the best

    His favourite pastimes were hunting and golf.

    What’s your favourite food?

    Stephen King is one of my favourite writers.

    least/most favourite:

    Once More is my least favourite song ever.



to fall over forwards so that your face hits the ground or another surface

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the activity of exploring abandoned buildings and other manmade structures

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