What does the word favor mean?

Usage examples for favor

  1. Would you do a favor for her?" – Master Tales of Mystery, Volume 3 by Collected and Arranged by Francis J. Reynolds
  2. We're doing you a favor to spare your lives. – An Autobiography of Buffalo Bill (Colonel W. F. Cody) by Buffalo Bill (William Frederick Cody)
  3. " Well," said I, " I am always glad to do a man a favor, and I will run down town and bring one up to you." – Twenty Years of Hus'ling by J. P. Johnston