|1.||[ adjective ] preferred above all others and treated with partiality|
|Synonyms:||favorite preferred pet favourite|
"the favored child"
|2.||[ adjective ] blessed with advantages|
"she is more advantaged than her cousin" "born into the favored classes"
|3.||[ adjective ] supremely favored or fortunate|
"golden lads and girls all must / like chimney sweepers come to dust"