preference

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈprɛfərəns/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/ˈprɛfərəns/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(prefər əns, prefrəns)


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preference

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
n
  1. [musical, literary, clothing, sporting] preferences
  2. [indicated, expressed, pointed out, stated] her preference
  3. made his preference [clear, known]
  4. preference is [given, assigned] to
  5. are given preference over [any, all, other]
  6. is the preference of [individuals, students, runners]
  7. a preference for [white, red] wine
  8. a preference for [blue, pizza, girls]
  9. a preference for [one, any, other]
  10. just a [matter, question] of preference
  11. don't have [a, any] particular preference
  12. what's your preference?
  13. computing: [change, adjust] your preferences
  14. computing: change your preferences back to default
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