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prefer
prɪ'fɜr
Main
English Definition
(动) As a verb
  1. Select as an alternative over another.
  2. Like better; value more highly.
  3. Promote over another.
  4. Give preference to one creditor over another.
Hyphenationpre•fer
Part of Speech(动) verb, (及物的动) transitive verb
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宁愿nìngyuàn, níngyuàn (Tw)would rather; better
提出tíchūto raise (an issue); to propose; to put forward; to suggest; to post (on a website); to withdraw (cash)
提升tíshēngto promote; to upgrade
偏好piānhàoto prefer; to be partial to something; preference
比较喜欢bǐjiào xǐhuanto prefer
偏宠piānchǒngto favor; to prefer; to show favoritism
倾向于qīngxiàng yúto incline to; to prefer; to be prone to
nìng, níng (Tw)would rather; to prefer; how (emphatic)
偏向piānxiàngpartial towards something; to prefer; to incline; erroneous tendencies (Leftist or Revisionist deviation)
偏爱piān'àito be partial towards something; to favor; to prefer; preference; favorite
喜好xǐhàoto like; fond of; to prefer; to love; one's tastes; preference
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