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list of names of specially favored people A-list
major political party in the United States in the early 19th century; founded by Alexander Hamilton; favored a strong centralized government American Federalist Party , Federalist Party , Federal Party
United States youth subculture of the 1950s; rejected possessions or regular work or traditional dress; for communal living and psychedelic drugs and anarchism; favored modern forms of jazz (e.g., bebop) beat generation , beatniks , beats
unfairly favored biased , partial
Englishman and Cavalier poet whose lyric poetry was favored by Charles I (1595-1639) Carew , Thomas Carew
yellow mushroom favored in France chanterelle
common wild cherry of eastern North America having small bitter black berries favored by birds chokecherry , chokecherry tree , Prunus virginiana
movement in literature and art during the 17th and 18th centuries in Europe that favored rationality and restraint and strict forms classicalism , classicism
tastes in art and manners that are favored by a social group culture
former major political party in the United States in the early 19th century; opposed the old Federalist party; favored a strict interpretation of the constitution in order to limit the powers of the federal government Democratic-Republican Party
favored politician favorite son
politician favored mainly in his or her home state favorite son , favourite son
member of a former political party in the United States that favored a strong centralized federal government Federalist
youth subculture (mostly from the middle class) originating in San Francisco in the 1960s; advocated universal love and peace and communes and long hair and soft drugs; favored acid rock and progressive rock music flower people , hippies , hipsters
religious movement originating among the French Roman Catholic clergy that favored the restriction of papal control and the achievement by each nation of individual administrative autonomy of the church Gallicanism
(Greek mythology) the priest of Apollo who warned the Trojans to beware of Greeks bearing gifts when they wanted to accept the Trojan Horse; a god who favored the Greeks (Poseidon or Athena) sent snakes who coiled around Laocoon and his two twin sons kill Laocoon
Soviet geneticist whose adherence to Lamarck's theory of evolution was favored by Stalin (1898-1976) Lysenko , Trofim Denisovich Lysenko
daughter who is favored by and similar to her mother mother's daughter
American who favored the British side during the American Revolution Tory
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