Pronunciation: (fā'vur-uns, fāv'runs), [key]
—n. Chiefly South Midland and Southern U.S.
1. a liking or preference: My family always had a favorance for farming.
2. family resemblance: There's a lot of favorance between him and his brothers.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.