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fave

[feyv] /feɪv/
noun, adjective, Slang.
1.
Origin
by shortening
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British Dictionary definitions for faves

fave

/feɪv/
adjective, noun
1.
(informal) short for favourite (sense 1), favourite (sense 2)
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Word Origin and History for faves

fave

1938, slang shortening of favorite.

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Slang definitions & phrases for faves

fave

modifier

: My absolute fave-rave model was printed boldly

n,n phr

A favorite song or musical number, film, person, etc: That group scats Mozart, Vivaldi, Bach, and other fave raves/ includes many of the quintet's faves (first form 1938+, second 1967+)


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
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