Synonym of favoring

Alternative for favoring


supporting a policy or attitude etc



an act of gracious kindnessan advantage to the benefit of someone or somethingan inclination to approvea feeling of favorable regardsouvenir consisting of a small gift given to a guest at a party


promote over anotherconsider as the favoritetreat gently or carefullybestow a privilege upon


Present participle for to endow with a quality, ability, or asset


Full of virtue, having excellent moral character
good righteous dignified equitable honest honorable honourable just moral noble pure rectitudinous respectable upstanding virtuous admirable ethical exemplary godly incorruptible laudable lofty meritorious principled professional reputable saintlike saintly upright angelic balanced clean dutiful elevated favouring high-minded incorrupt incorrupted innocent law-abiding lawful morally correct obedient praiseworthy pure as the driven snow right right-minded right-thinking scrupulous self-righteous sinless sound squeaky clean unbribable uncorrupted unimpeachable untainted whiter than white worthy anti-corruption blameless charitable cultivated estimable guiltless inculpable irreprehensible irreproachable lily-white sanctimonious tractable well-behaved dinkum lenient prim religious saving sportsmanlike sportsmanly proud straightforward decent trustworthy true reliable dependable faithful proper trusty conscientious steady fair loyal straight constant staunch immaculate steadfast nice solid impeccable correct true-blue devoted safe high-principled sure dedicated responsible unblemished faultless pious tried-and-true unsullied stand-up devout sincere spotless undefiled calculable firm all right commendable unwavering truthful fast stainless chaste trustable secure tried legal excellent committed down-the-line unswerving sensible creditable wholesome squeaky-clean respected clear square cleanhanded stanch ardent legitimate tried and true tried and tested virginal resolute conscionable kosher pristine fitting above suspicion reasonable unfailing moralistic on the level punctilious untarnished impartial model above reproach unstained trusted in the clear clean-living fair-minded venerable stable true blue seemly above board unoffending crimeless uncensurable guilt-free decorous rational allegiant stalwart chivalrous sterling modest justified rightful civilized legit not guilty orderly impeccant certain perfect uninvolved uncorrupt forthright of good repute unblamable compliant deserving peaceful duteous classic free of respectful polite noble-minded genuine justifiable aboveboard civilised unbiased never-failing unprejudiced white licit enduring valid well behaved paradigmatic quintessential due up front evenhanded unaffected nonpartisan bueno neato prototypical classical mannerly virgin recognized magnanimous on the up and up redoubtable proven disciplined humane nondiscriminatory fervent holy esteemed candid zealous indifferent angelical gallant established true-hearted unfaltering becoming suitable full of integrity recognised submissive docile deferential wholehearted refined immovable not bad flawless keen peaceable veracious prestigious fervid distinguished batting a thousand not too shabby objective without fault well-founded sporting biddable even-handed tested unspoilt dispassionate celibate courteous gracious open-minded restrained as pure as the driven snow infallible anti-discrimination non-discriminatory representative typical illustrative characteristic unspotted definitive neutral non-partisan fine vestal equal befitting commonsensical strong reverent certified attested appropriate competent applaudable approved patriotic genteel well-thought-of beyond reproach copper-bottomed orthodox sober fanatical praisable G-rated passionate supportive confirmed uncolored fail-safe fit uncontaminated persistent outstanding enthusiastic mature levelheaded card-carrying well-mannered liege precise demure dyed-in-the-wool comely natural conforming deep-dyed tried and trusted amenable well founded de rigueur salt of the earth comme il faut level-headed assured undamaged notable unpolluted spiritual eminent knightly foolproof guaranteed reasoned great maidenly reputed name disinterested logical honoured authentic warranted proved commonsense commonsensible informed worthwhile ideal sane helpful accurate stout regardful of principle generous intact benevolent predictable valuable hard earnest on the up-and-up obdurate redoubted normal deserved merited condign thankworthy intense meritable illustrious inexorable honored simple attentive unselfish presentable continent accepted civil benign sympathetic copybook circumspect open settled august guileless fresh consummate exceptional frank neat definite determined strict highly regarded close fixed tasteful harmless exact veridical undistorted sworn uncompromising self-restrained serious courtly well bred pukka sedate sanitary beyond criticism failsafe according to the rules lordly done unchanging pledged sackless hard-core elegant hard-working obligatory bosom sure-fire truehearted staid high absolute untouched conventional calm true to life greathearted adherent boon not to blame well mannered of good report free of sin free fair and square reserved well grounded serene mad keen always there above-board from the horse's mouth behind one peacekeeping unspoiled complying acquiescent idealistic unobjectionable God-fearing creditworthy godlike philanthropic matchless peerless philanthropical manageable conformable glorious gentlemanlike credible Christian sporty according to Hoyle needy eligible morally right morally acceptable detached snowy undisturbed die-hard concerned clean-handed attached vigorous discreet unflappable free from blame free from guilt invaluable adult unbigoted egalitarian unhesitating valued go-to first-class capable on up and up inextinguishable immortal undestroyable untouchable perpetual straight-arrow in good faith honest-to-goodness unerring reverential tough inflexible stiff expected awaited slated anticipated apt apposite rocklike sturdy admiring consecrated on up-and-up innocent as a lamb without sin effective unmistakable uncoloured proportionate confiding loving believable affectionate standard picture-book picture-perfect letter-perfect indefectible seamless avid as thick as thieves inseparable archetypical imitable archetypal textbook not responsible astute unshakable beneficent persevering upfront impersonal level even-steven cricket fair-to-middling fastidious critical heedful punctual irreprovable no lie tactful consistent demonstrated A-1 traditional capable of being trusted without fear or favour snow white reproachless string along with palmary prized admired meretorious appreciable high-powered well respected of repute well thought of liberal brave impervious bounteous very good uplifting edifying wise sagacious judicious intelligent used formal polished as good as one's word worthy of trust fly right straight-up boy scout rock solid to be trusted down home meritious winner meedful golden boss choice world-beating pliant filial deferent abiding stubborn immobile unquestioning rigid adamant bound unmovable changeless unbending unqualified intent absolved cleared untroubled good as one's word at peace to be counted on carrying the load tranquil exonerated exculpated prudent unwed emphatic with no axe to grind fair shake square deal tolerant extraordinary remarkable unprofaned inviolate unblighted eager driven gentlemanly ladylike well known famous well-known renowned popular celebrated acclaimed favored prominent famed high-ranking thinking twice extremely careful self-denying abstinent unmarried maiden nunlike tried out put to the test time-honoured safe as houses binding assiduous diligent defensible defendable warrantable regular perceptive shrewd percipient non-erotic improving non-violent in good taste couth without reproach through and through studious purposeful lily white wide-eyed favoured with a good reputation impassioned major league in limelight big time big name of excellent character top drawer seasonable ceremonial meet well disciplined au fait as keen as mustard single-hearted old faithful true to the end out-and-out single-minded given over to quiet vindicable decisive great-hearted self-sacrificing confident sanctioned significant fly canonical hardened wet behind ears apple-pie austere unequivocal positive careful well trained incumbent on unscathed unharmed cogent perfervid unflinching babe in woods invigorating envigorating hygienic open-faced clean-cut ruddy practical together fresh-faced blooming impotent prudish intemerate monogamous inexperienced controlled subdued deep conclusive unanxious undoubtful sanguine able carefree hopeful in high favor of good standing pure as driven snow kind obliging well-engineered well-built tidy smart spruce active vehement profound unmarked unmarred neighbourly shoo-in easy accommodating ordinary moderate sublime mediocre factual rhadamanthine earned requisite coming scheduled heartfelt red-hot in the bag nailed down locked on thoughtful friendly amiable considerate hospitable all there beautiful well-grounded imperturbable equable learned agreeable indulgent kindly amicable comradely altruistic unmoved unchanged adoring goody-goody worshipping worshiping venerating heart-and-soul revering pietistic sociable pleasant in the pink hale and hearty in fine feather lovely well built high-quality well engineered scholarly poised stolid unimpressed dry-eyed unconcerned unaltered uninjured uninfluenced unhurt unstirred genial companionable neighborly verifiable veritable entrancing adorable full of common sense well balanced collected serious-minded unexcitable down-to-earth having both feet on the ground composed unruffled self-possessed cool out of danger in perfect condition entire without a scratch in good condition shipshape unbroken safe and sound untried goody two-shoes authenticated supported convincing documented authoritative circumstantiated validated verified beatific lovable enchanting adorbs straight from horse's mouth well-disposed well-brought-up


Tolerant of deviation
lenient gentle merciful sparing clement compassionate forgiving kind tolerant forbearing indulgent mild tender easy-going magnanimous benevolent charitable humane kind-hearted kindly liberal moderate permissive pitying soft sympathetic allowing amiable assuaging assuasive benign benignant complaisant compliant condoning easy easygoing emollient excusing favouring good-natured humouring humoring lax letting light loving mollycoddling obliging pampering pardoning permitting softhearted soft-hearted soft-shell spoiling temperate yielding being big live with going easy on understanding considerate generous patient gracious accommodating beneficent caring warm tender-hearted broad-minded friendly tenderhearted kindhearted humanitarian warmhearted open-minded mellow agreeable thoughtful good-hearted genial affable neighbourly warm-hearted good-humored neighborly good-humoured pleasant cordial all heart calm helpful long-suffering unprejudiced unselfish free progressive amicable acquiescent decent congenial big-hearted cheerful accepting altruistic sentimental latitudinarian sensitive unbigoted amenable hospitable unbiased sociable serene free and easy big good good-tempered receptive submissive responsive empathetic approachable stoical flexible uncomplaining libertarian resigned catholic stoic placid even-tempered loose well-disposed feeling cooperative advanced chivalrous high-minded docile radical quiet affectionate broad giving selfless deferential philanthropic reasonable polite nice bighearted longanimous undemanding fatherly supportive nonjudgmental favorable motherly pleasing favourable sweet large-hearted well meaning bleeding-heart well disposed bland noble unflappable overindulgent relaxed untroubled enlightened modest restrained gallant courteous empathic unorthodox unconventional bountiful peaceful approving munificent cool unstinting human great-hearted left rational avant-garde intelligent interested receiving breezy convivial peaceable open-handed happy bounteous companionable chummy gregarious lovable easy-oasy meek bleeding heart laid-back goodhearted maternal likeable tranquil laissez-faire matey clubby likable happy-go-lucky easy to get along with sweet-tempered buddy-buddy imperturbable unexcitable carefree unruffled hands-off equable casual nonchalant insouciant susceptible unconcerned fond unhurried accommodative doting pliant solicitous humble unassuming commiserative soothing ruthful willing tractable composed balmy biddable ungrudging delicate concerned comforting enduring self-controlled self-restrained shy demure outgoing sympathizing condoling princely nonabrasive reverent retiring commiserating fatherlike pally comradely cheery greathearted self-possessed regular passive sympathising lamblike openhanded knightly lavish delightful engaging civil buoyant smiling extroverted extrovert heart in right place respectful subdued angelic unoffensive public-spirited loving and giving reformist brotherly company-loving humanistic hail-fellow-well-met with the patience of Job general smooth well-mannered open liberalistic non-restrictive weak soft-boiled spineless boneless placable unprescriptive unrestricted live-and-let-live tolerating generous to a fault willing to forgive pitiful touchy-feely eager to help eager to please liberal-minded deceivable mushy emotional heroic courageous fair perceptive comprehending appreciative reassuring cosseting gratifying softie marshmallow dupable eleemosynary soft touch propitious dutiful regardful well intentioned openhearted wholesome benefic tactful attentive philanthropical freehanded trusting naive unsuspicious deludable unoppressive unburdensome gullible fleeceable courtly valiant conciliatory assenting willing to please favourably disposed soft-shelled overpermissive low-pressure devil-may-care handsome unpretentious living with conformable brave lowly going easy with free-handed well-meaning persistent persevering philosophical sophisticated wide consoling encouraging restful softened halcyon deliberate slow muted zephyr-like feeble civilized equanimous untiring mild-tempered inexcitable fearless honourable intrepid honorable stout-hearted bold dauntless going along with piteous obedient impartial nonconventional nonorthodox right-on non-partisan nontraditional having heart in right place accessible righteous impassive philosophic fortitudinous elevated high lordly sublime natural lofty great self-sacrificing easy on easy with able to live with poised offhand outgiving indolent uncritical collected complacent lazy hang-loose informal uninhibited civilised worthy soft-touch upright down-to-earth diffident timid self-effacing noble-minded valorous old softie charming winsome laid back noninterventionist open-hearted unobtrusive unambitious do-good couthy conversable personable winning Santa Claus mild-mannered well-intentioned politically correct cozy swell clubbable copacetic urbane forthcoming bonhomous unctuous stately suave has heart in right place pabulum Milquetoast manageable nothing orderly wishy-washy zero cowed plain fearful easy to get on with downright neighborly palsy-walsy cosy soft-spoken moral non-confrontational pacific sisterly dovelike dove-like harmless paternal unworried blithe chilled easy-peasy controlled nonirritant mollifying calmative clear nonirritating sober steady together unfazed even judicious abstinent measured disciplined reserved balanced considered careful conservative compromising cautious not excessive not given to excesses unsparing devoted fulsome protective freehearted social welcoming prodigal mannerly diplomatic nurturing honest jovial just hearty well-bred gentlemanly well mannered ladylike decorous genteel complimentary polished profuse palsy intimate patriarchal excellent unreserved enthusiastic positive fraternal self-denying harmonious cheering lovely collegial cultivated mindful parental abundant maternalistic laudatory loyal hail-fellow flattering commendatory acceptable ready adoring equitable uplifting chirpy inspiriting plenteous unstinted refined perky willingly given discreet well-behaved politic fulfilling almsgiving disinterested avuncular self-forgetting well bred moralistic ample denying incorruptible mother sheltering close faithful plentiful watchful conscientious communal inspiring extravagant full reverential like-minded commending heedful dear unpresumptuous observant glowing ethical respectable virtuous earnest admiring rave prepossessing heartening unrestrained sweet-natured principled upstanding useful stimulating boosting discerning aware calming amorous lovesome cultured extraverted affirmative applauding approbatory heartwarming gladdening debonair good-mannered clubable insightful formal predisposed well behaved acclamatory well spoken approbative well brought up praiseful well-spoken parent self-forgetful vulnerable bubbly suitable becoming confident sensible wonderful immaculate soft-centred personal thoughty guestfriendly matriarchal amusing confiding hilarious jocose entertaining kindred funny amical comical attached vibrant compatible jocular on good terms understandable nonmalignant vigilant rich beneficial nonthreatening paternalistic goody-goody angelical spotless social-minded holy pharisaical esteemed creditable respected inoffensive unerring patriotic contributing donating socially concerned prosocial advantageous very kind worried anxious couth appealing ingratiating responsible heartfelt brother's sibling familial genealogical adaptable pliable profitable taking captivating enchanting unmarred pietistical pristine unflawed chaste graceful pietistic wholehearted genuine sincere communicative guiding vicarious appreciating protecting supporting caretaking idealistic public- spirited as nice as pie simpatico inviting eager beneficient valuable non-malignant backslapping Robin Hood good scout unmean Christian deep condescending obsequious punctilious familiar tight handy wellmannered lively goodish non-hostile virginal untouched unblamable redeemable redeeming prayerful unkind unrelenting cruel excessive procrustean inexorable overgenerous favorably inclined favourably inclined well brought-up praising unconstrained salutary overabundant immoderate intemperate profligate wasteful thriftless improvident conflict-free attention-seeking ardent jolly bluff trustworthy buddy buddy wild barley-sugar concordant agreeing square shooting accordant right nice user friendly on tap on deck dependable incorrupt in favor of okay recommendatory inclined welcome proper merry free-and-easy unstinging exuberant simple jejune vapid dull subservient spiritless obeisant forbearant tame flat kin elegant willing to help upbeat joyous jocund glad chipper enlivening upper up sunny amatory passionate overfond fervent demonstrative straight right true intuitive over the top romantic enamoured lovey-dovey addicted enamored cognizant conscious sunny side up stand-up subtle sensitized impressionable reactive consolatory bound up close-knit silly over impressible sensitised emotionable perceiving knowing unimposing expressing adoration clean-living all right on the up and up well-brought-up squeaky clean right-minded prudent seemly supersensitive finely tuned dexterous wise skilled adroit skillful tactical deft skilful savvy turned on to touchy feely tuned in relieving dextrous satisfying rewarding easing treating with kid gloves treating something with kid gloves heart-warming congratulatory warming softening invigorating succouring revivifying sustaining allaying envigorating remedying restoring mitigating revitalizing curing succoring solacing abating analeptic bolstering revitalising lightening health-giving upholding alleviating freeing refreshing panegyrical honeyed adulatory eulogizing sugary encomiastic saccharine eulogistic laudative encomiastical with highest recommendation fair-spoken eulogising sycophantic plauditory celebrating honouring highly favourable fawning highly favorable honoring well-wishing with high praise




Useful or functional for a particular purpose
good effective helpful advantageous beneficial constructive productive profitable suitable acceptable appropriate convenient decent desirable favourable favorable fitting fruitful healthy proper respectable satisfying usable utilisable utilizable approving brave comestible common consumable edible fit fit for human consumption fit to be eaten meet right safe to eat versatile all right ample apt auspicious becoming benefic benignant commendatory commending conformable congruous favouring healthful hygienic needed opportune propitious protean salubrious salutary seemly serviceable tolerable toward unobjectionable wholesome useful applicable felicitous happy befitting expedient timely fitted fortunate lucky relevant beneficent pertinent kindly apposite friendly seasonable providential just benign suited valuable worthwhile pretty apropos correct germane well-timed functional practical ideal rightful promising adequate encouraging of use satisfactory heaven-sent fair well timed rewarding to the point fortuitous gainful qualified handy worthy comme il faut due golden conducive win-win ripe in keeping welcome perfect lucrative deserved of service equitable economic successful moneymaking nice decorous employable valid benevolent ready significant requisite to the purpose paying remunerative pat of benefit material related condign useable capable practicable reasonable well-suited exploitable fat juicy money-spinning adapted feasible operative available going sufficient pleasing tailor-made kosher right on on the nose on the button justified charitable informative well-chosen able flukey fluky connected prosperous bright efficacious thriving serendipitous generous prepared profit-making pleasant behooveful deserving equipped powerful furthersome conforming workable accessible compatible correspondent well-paying merited commodious telling running current just right sweet equal competent operable appurtenant preferable of assistance enough ad rem financially rewarding well paid expendable unused wieldy exhaustible adaptable utile open instrumental subservient spot on good enough made to order legit excellent cut out for in the black at hand at disposal in order healing hopeful timeous fairy-tale well disposed harmonious sensible blessed moderate warm clement conformed reconciled accommodated agreeable accommodating commercial illuminating enriching cheering pleasureful flattering gratifying pleasurable reassuring workaday good for one belonging judicious for-profit renumerative inspired comfortable good for you merciful dexter smiling ordinary utilitarian everyday neat choice well suited matched working just what was ordered that's the ticket obligatory warranted gentle casual incidental enviable accidental well chosen well spent done utility cut out strategic joyous well put well expressed convincing high-income right and proper bounden effectual comely best of value operational disposable functioning potent behooving beseeming relative linked applicatory associable congruent correlated consistent salient money-making well-paid great well judged full of promise applied ultrapractical applicative actionable contributive user friendly fit for purpose up to standard swell in character up to snuff advisable righteous right up someone's street in keeping with politic okay copacetic presentable altruistic to your advantage for the best humanitarian in one's interests kind bankable cost-effective high-paying facilitative apropos of on target having direct bearing on having to do with viable optimal just the thing big-hearted booming flourishing fatness in running order up and running at your disposal operating ready for use available for use fit for use in working order invaluable just what the doctor ordered the very thing just what one needs wonderful just the job active efficient what the doctor ordered according to Hoyle set disposed cost effective of help forceful decisive determinative conclusive sound forcible crying out meaningful meritorious -worthy instructive paid rich lush substantial fructuous going concern paid off very productive dominant superior commanding important favoured dominating privileged preferred favored fine more desirable most desirable


Likely to prove favourable
propitious promising auspicious bright rosy favourable fortunate hopeful lucky advantageous encouraging optimistic timely opportune beneficial golden happy heartening providential apt fair favorable heaven-sent likely prosperous roseate rose-colored suitable upbeat fitting benign brave dexter favouring pat seasonable toward useful well-timed well timed full of promise good felicitous convenient expedient profitable helpful fortuitous positive reassuring appropriate rewarding cheering valuable welcome fruitful serendipitous right beneficent gainful sunny nice cheerful benignant pleasing gratifying benefic fluky desirable effective worthwhile salutary successful of benefit satisfying constructive benevolent flukey productive of assistance uplifting blessed proper conducive meet handy friendly behooveful comforting heartwarming healthy of value of use gladdening delightful wholesome fit agreeable excellent accidental pleasant incidental utopian acceptable favored kindly satisfactory favoured efficacious best jammy instrumental lucrative serviceable meritorious strategic of service full of hope worth it bubbly buoyant halcyon clement joyful enthusiastic privileged stirring up fulfilling sanguine fine supportive ideal exciting chance coincidental pleasurable ripe warm congenial palmy inspiring genial unexpected enjoyable just enviable jolly appreciated idealistic brilliant casual unforeseen delectable sweet heavenly invaluable likely-looking refreshing well-off merry charitable delicious delightsome grateful needed worthy dulcet hot blest furthersome dreamy commodious of help in one's interests looking on the bright side to one's advantage to your advantage blushing blooming fond charmed well disposed capable assuring up-and-coming plus advisable alluring bullish facilitative rose-coloured moderate Utopian remunerative palatable of good cheer win-win much needed cordial long-awaited longed-for desired contenting enlivening inspiriting correct befitting in one's best interests unique superb arousing elating promiseful rousing trusting hoping confident expectant assured merciful smiling flourishing decent respectable usable utilizable special splendid tremendous set disposed to one's taste to one's liking gladly received Panglossian high encouraged thriving prompt wonderful terrific fit to be eaten consumable comestible versatile fit for human consumption safe to eat approving common edible punctual significant important keeping the faith glorious crying out beautiful blissful great hearty born with a silver spoon in your mouth essential practical pivotal vital crucial looking through rose-colored glasses booming ebullient effervescent lively bouncy jocund healthful congruous seemly commendatory salubrious tolerable hygienic all right conformable becoming commending unobjectionable protean ample for the best immediate timeous speedy believing fresh determined paramount indispensable imperative critical roaring lush judicious generous altruistic humanitarian kind feel-good can-do cheery go-getting redeeming towardly sensible big-hearted utilisable proactive inadvertent unintended requisite in demand relevant fundamental key necessary respected admired exigent rich prospering precious boomy in the nick of time up-to-date in good time up-to-the-minute at the right time first-class first-rate consoling unmarred unanticipated unpremeditated unplanned uncertain haphazard unlooked-for unintentional unwitting loved esteemed worth its weight in gold central held dear estimable of the essence one-off peak idyllic joyous paradisiac random chancy incalculable variable luscious pleasureful odd contingent worthful hot property scarce restful renewing rejuvenating restorative solacing temperate radiant clear cloudless darling restoring pretty at the mercy of events mild unclouded dry sunlit sunshiny balmy summery


Something that promotes action or activity, especially in an official capacity
encouragement support advocacy endorsement backing furtherance promotion advance furthering advancing boost championing cultivation supporting campaigning championship endorsing espousal fostering promoting sanctioning sponsoring advancement assistance espousing favor favour help promulgation stimulation activism boosting favouring forwarding fueling fuelling nurture propagation recommending reinforcement sponsorship strengthening boosterism upholding calling for arguing for pressing for pushing for advising in favor development recommendation preferment progress ennoblement exaltation urging preference aid betterment prelation go-ahead contribution to patronage aegis auspices approval financing protection benefaction acceptance contribution funding cooperation finance investment auspice defence grant subsidy hand abetment defense facilitation assist egis leg up compensation guardianship benefit lift care succour collaboration push service embracing succor backup adoption abetting helping hand enhancement hastening nurturing ratification funds sanction pursuit maintenance taking up relief authorization validation confirmation ward money acceleration philanthropy donation approbation abettance speeding up sustenance trusteeship commendation authorisation comfort attention a helping hand a leg up proposal way forward argument for approving justification campaigning for support for devotion to spokesmanship pleading for welcome taking to siding with wholehearted reception preferring enthusiastic reception protectorship tutelage patron benefactor angel sponsor patronization guide influence advising in favour vouching for fast track head start palliation counsel charity attendance assumption aiding and abetting services mentoring nurturance guaranty ministrations intervention appropriation offices easement a kindness a hand selection acquisition affectation assuming taking on acquiring choice affecting hand-holding blessing seconding a lift a favour a good turn a break arrogation following rubber-stamping aiding helping facilitating assisting quickening accompaniment pushing succouring improvement guidance expedition secondment adherence giving deliverance salvation alleviation advice rescue enactment embracement implementation expediting elevation moral support spurring on stepping up spur hurrying augmentation succoring shot in the arm taking over precipitation simplification easing spurring prosecution dispatch spurt rushing largesse carrying-out endowment grants welfare alms warrant agreement affirmation offering subvention increase of velocity burst of speed increase of rate allowance bursary gift fiat signature subscription licence authentication scholarship handout reward superscription nod comment O.K. countersignature qualification OK hubba-hubba testimonial commercial permission stroke okay certification hand-out rubber stamp seal of approval thumbs up subscription to green light the nod pat on back


The state or attitude of being indulgent or tolerant
indulgence kindness tolerance leniency understanding forbearance courtesy mercy sympathy benevolence boon clemency compassion favor favour forgiveness grace humanity lenience liberality liberalness pampering service spoiling turn fondness goodwill mercifulness partiality patience permissiveness absolution allowance attention endurance favouring fondling fulfilment fulfillment hedonism intemperateness kowtowing pardon petting placating pleasing pleasure privilege profligacy profligateness toadying toleration treating charity generosity lenity tenderness magnanimity kindliness consideration altruism beneficence good will quarter charitableness goodness sufferance benignity unselfishness gentleness assistance bounty pity aid love benefaction mildness benefit philanthropy humaneness caritas broad-mindedness compassionateness help liberalism good turn dispensation sensitivity munificence kind-heartedness kindheartedness largesse benediction thoughtfulness good deed moderation act of assistance bounteousness soft-heartedness laxness concession license care helpfulness concern decency friendliness act of kindness open-handedness reprieve tender-heartedness cordiality open-mindedness benignancy softness long-suffering selflessness good-heartedness affection kind act helping hand magnanimousness tenderheartedness warm-heartedness graciousness nobility lavishness free-handedness contribution patronage acceptance permission freedom neighbourliness deed gift bountifulness big-heartedness responsiveness humanitarianism largess fellow feeling generousness warmheartedness accommodation neighborliness bigheartedness solid softheartedness fortitude feeling heart laxity warmth considerateness amiability succor support relief backing abetment comity amity self-sacrifice public-spiritedness complaisance restraint resignation reward fairness cooperation commiseration largeheartedness ruth obligement aroha almsgiving lifesaver errand lack of bias lack of prejudice succour stoicism goodwill gesture self-control longanimity self-restraint guts openness progressiveness flexibility prodigality reconciliation preference princeliness motherliness fatherliness lovingness moderateness justness equitableness great-heartedness high-mindedness accuracy attentiveness thoroughness carefulness solicitude meticulousness precision pleasantness niceness politeness chivalry self-denial geniality congeniality obligingness openhandedness blessings openheartedness ministration Agape overlooking lack of severity attention to detail gifts favours looseness indifference indecision brotherly love sanction condonation philanthropism favors agape attachment act gesture friendship good-fellowship brotherhood cordialness fellowship condoning friendly gesture gesture of goodwill olive branch social conscience special consideration action resilience stamina resistance toughness hardness hardiness vigor opposition strength steadiness steadfastness vigour hospitality alms blessing boost honour benison honor affectionateness endowment donation grant funding subsidy welfare handout courteousness staying power offering assist sponsorship compensation subvention sustenance bursary deliverance comfort temperance sweetness salvation furtherance long-sufferingness nobleness tact hand-out avoidance refraining abstinence fellow-feeling good intention resisting patientness calmness composure serenity equanimity living with imperturbability going easy on persistence tranquillity tranquility unexcitability cool submission equilibrium poise perseverance inexcitability grit constancy placidity backbone unflappability passivity capacity gutsiness bearing passiveness even-temperedness even temper nonresistance intestinal fortitude affability alms-giving sociability conviviality freehandedness agreeableness agreeability unsparingness free giving all heart readiness profusion camaraderie empathy amiableness amenity good-naturedness comradery large-heartedness good nature congenialness genialness amicability sociableness amenability rapport approachability respect chumminess civility clubbiness regard gregariousness open arms comradeship companionability clubbability accessibility bonhomie approval hospitableness warmness good-temperedness condolence esteem charm mindfulness estimation approbation virtue emotion appreciation brotherliness fancy dole personableness heartiness good humour peacefulness peaceableness joviality companionship harmony communicativeness liking commendation shine intimacy social concern fraternity enjoyableness wholeheartedness mateyness palliness affinity relish taste devotion like feelings easy-going manner approachableness soul earnestness company heedfulness reverence solicitousness admiration appetite imprimatur account solace familiarity use good opinion condolement kind regard humanism greatheartedness caring collaboration inner beauty sisterliness principle supportiveness protectiveness loftiness honourableness disinterest mutual support faith liveliness gemütlichkeit large-heartedn discretion awareness public spirit doing no harm forthcomingness extroversion charitability likability pleasurableness loveliness satisfaction appeal cheeriness likableness affableness douceur character hospitability urbanity constitution mutuality jovialness sincerity gratefulness reciprocity brownie points sadness sorrow distress naturalness informality ease relaxedness closeness prosocial behaviour gifting fund nei receptiveness receptivity unity accord harmoniousness easiness tender feelings social intelligence nonmaleficence companionableness demonstrativeness obliging nature hospitable manner prosocial behavior good works peace amicableness concurrence concord sisterhood due regard rue regret socializing concern for others heart of hearts lack of reserve sodality manners collaborating togetherness simpatico good humor sweetness and light dejection melancholy compunction etiquette outgoingness community involvement intercourse association relations mingling mutual affection encouragement consolation decorum good manners dignity shyness quietness mixing communion congress good vibrations good relations same wavelength deference propriety veneration lack of reservation lack of inhibition modesty repose placidness demureness stillness humility enthusiasm passion vehemence league acquaintance fraternization socialising fraternisation hitting it off refinement courtliness large-hea cheer optimism reassurance assuagement easement gladdening inspiration mansuetude docility meekness intensity social contact social intercourse social interaction zeal eagerness welcomingness delicacy pliancy pliability fragility passionateness ardency cheerfulness violence heat fire ardor fervency fervidness intenseness fervor fervour ardour happiness effusiveness spiritedness emotions amorousness zest excitement white heat spirit glow empressement

Antonym of favoring

favoring Idiom, Proverb

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