- regard, favor, satisfaction, appetite, endorsement, trust, penchant, advantage, use, certainty, approval, taste, like, partiality, esteem, attachment, bent, predilection, acclaim, desire, respect, approbation, pleasure, sanction, confidence, liking, devotedness, affection, devotion, commendation, fondness, credit, sympathy, faith, preference, belief, honor, passion, relish, empathy, shine, leaning, propensity, tendency, love, praise, happiness.
At the gate the poor were waiting, Looking through the iron grating, With that terror in the eye That is only seen in those Who amid their wants and woes Hear the sound of doors that close, And of feet that pass them by; Grown familiar with disfavor, Grown familiar with the savor Of the bread by which men die! "The Complete Poetical Works of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow" by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
At this day it seems strange that its soundness should have been doubted by any one, yet it was received by a large class- perhaps a majority of the Northern people- with disfavor, and was denounced in unmeasured terms by many influential journals. "Personal Reminiscences of Early Days in California with Other Sketches; To Which Is Added the Story of His Attempted Assassination by a Former Associate on the Supreme Bench of the State" by Stephen Field; George C. Gorham