Saint Barthélemy, my annual winter respite, is my favorite of the Caribbean islands.
Here, he chooses his favorite movie baddies, from the Joker to Jaws.
I make peace as best as an infantryman can be expected to do under the circumstances and leave for my favorite bar.
1580s, from Middle French favorit, perhaps via Italian favorito, past participle of favorire, from favore, from Latin favorem (see favor (n.)). In racing, attested from 1813. As an adjective, by 1711.