grace and favour

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  • Info A grace and favour home is a residential property owned by a monarch by virtue of his or her position as head of state and leased rent-free to persons as part of an employment package or in gratitude for past services rendered.
  • But ye may fairly show me love and friendship, and grant me grace and favour. Cited from Codex Junius 11, Biblical Anglo-Saxon Translations
  • As a cabinet minister however they may have the use of a grace and favour London residence and country house.
  • Show me this grace and favour, poor wretch that I am, knocking at your door. Cited from Letters of Catherine Benincasa,Catherine Benincasa
  • She also has use of a grace-and-favour apartment at St James's Palace in London.
  • Tiddles was seen live for the first time in Grace and Favour.
  • He also rejected a grace-and-favour apartment at one of the Royal Palaces.
  • Allah dressed them in his grace and favour for their certain wretchedness! Cited from The Shaving of Shagpat by G. Meredith, v1
  • For many years, he occupied a grace and favour cottage in Home Park, Windsor.
  • P: So they returned with grace and favour from Allah, and no harm touched them. Cited from Three Translations of The Koran (Al-Qur'an) side by side
  • I'll be watching the girls coming in, and thinking on yourself; there's none of them your match for grace and favour. Cited from Three Plays, by Padraic Colum
  • In Grace and Favour, she is living in the groom's quarters.
  • Praise Him for His grace and favour To our fathers in distress.
  • My grace and favour all avail me naught. Cited from The Evolution of Love, by Emil Lucka
  • I say, what will such say, when they shall read that the Publican did only acknowledge his iniquity, and found grace and favour of God? Cited from The Pharisee And Publican, by John Bunyan
  • The Prince was given a grace and favour apartment at Kensington Palace upon his marriage in 1978.
  • That made home life pleasanter and easier for her, and she praised God for this token of His grace and favour. Cited from Everlasting Pearl, by Anna Magdalena Johannsen
  • At last, however, the inhabitants, by their sin, fooled away the grace and favour of the Dwarfs. Cited from Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine, No. 345, July 1844, Vol. 56
  • The couple have had the use of a five-bedroom, five-reception grace and favour apartment at Kensington Palace.
  • I say, what will such say when they shall read that the Publican did only acknowledge his iniquity, and found grace and favour at the hand of God? Cited from The Works of John Bunyan Volume 2, by John Bunyan
  • If the Turrald barony was called out of abeyance it was an act of Royal grace and favour. Cited from The Moon Rock, by Arthur J. Rees
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