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Prefer is a 6 letter word which starts with the letter P and ends with the letter R for which we found 4 definitions.

(v. t.) To carry or bring (something) forward or before one; hence to bring for consideration acceptance judgment etc.; to offer; to present; to proffer; to address; -- said especially of a request prayer petition claim charge etc.
(v. t.) To go before or be before in estimation; to outrank; to surpass.
(v. t.) To cause to go before; hence to advance before others as to an office or dignity; to raise; to exalt; to promote; as to prefer an officer to the rank of general.
(v. t.) To set above or before something else in estimation favor or liking; to regard or honor before another; to hold in greater favor; to choose rather; -- often followed by to before or above.

Syllable Information

The word prefer is a 6 letter word that has 2 syllable 's . The syllable division for prefer is: pre-fer

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