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To give someone an unfair advantage

favour

verb

to help someone and give them an advantage in an unfair way

give/show preference to someone/something

to treat someone or something better than someone or something else, or to give an advantage to someone or something

hand something to someone on a plate

to make it easy for someone to have or achieve something that they would normally have to work hard to get

dark pool

a method of financial trading in which share prices are hidden and not openly available to the public

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alms

money, food, or clothes given to poor people

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to post a tweet, usually a negative one, that mentions a person without using the @ sign, so that they will not see the message on their Twitter feed …

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