favouritism

All Noun Verb
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  • Certainly you don't, if you think that there has been any favouritism. Cited from With Frederick the Great, A Story of the Seven Years' War, by G.A. Henty
  • Those with family who were in regular contact were shown favouritism.
  • The boys who failed to score runs were given kitchen duty and according to them, their parents never showed favouritism.
  • He expected to be a brigadier-general if fortune and favouritism supported him long enough. Cited from Jane Cable, by George Barr McCutcheon
  • He was an open-hearted boy, and never took advantage of my mother's favouritism. Cited from Aylwin, by Theodore Watts-Dunton
  • The boys who failed to score runs were given kitchen duty, and according to them, their parents never showed favouritism.
  • Mei has been brought up against the favouritism of her parents.
  • "Is our own service entirely free from this sort of favouritism?" quietly demanded the captain. Cited from The Two Admirals, by J. Fenimore Cooper
  • The whole family had already dropped from the highest favouritism into the most angry disrepute. Cited from The Mirror of Literature, Amusement, and Instruction, Vol. 12, No. 348
  • I would promote you directly; but it would seem too much like favouritism in the eyes of your seniors. Cited from Charge!, by George Manville Fenn
  • I was very pleased about this, because it demonstrated to my father that favouritism had nothing to do with my promotion. Cited from The Memoirs of General the Baron de Marbot
  • These included uneven distribution of investment funds and favouritism toward certain groups and regions.
  • "Oh, I say, it's rank favouritism!" came from the middle of a group. Cited from Burr Junior, by G. Manville Fenn
  • In them all he knew was no graft, and no favouritism. Cited from The Rules of the Game, by Stewart Edward White
  • He does not urge, God has a right to act on favouritism if He please. Cited from Sermons Preached at Brighton, by Frederick W. Robertson
  • He hated us all alike, there was no favouritism about him. Cited from A Dreamer's Tales, by Edward J. M. D. Plunkett
  • One of the marvellous things about the child was his utter lack of favouritism. Cited from Weighed and Wanting, by George MacDonald
  • Hang me if I'll stop in a service where such beastly favouritism is shown. Cited from Blue Jackets, by George Manville Fenn
  • She rose above the ranks from a minor concubine to become the queen based on the king's favouritism towards her.
  • At times one is inclined to believe that even the gods are guilty of favouritism. Cited from Wise or Otherwise, by Lydia Leavitt and Thad. W.H. Leavitt
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