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Detailed Translations for preference from English to German


preference [the ~] noun

  1. the preference (choice; taste; fancy; liking)
    der Vorzug; die Vorliebe; die Wahl; die Neigung
  2. the preference (favouring; privilege; favour; advantage; favor)
    die Bevorrechtung

Translation Matrix for preference:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
Bevorrechtung advantage; favor; favour; favouring; preference; privilege
Neigung choice; fancy; liking; preference; taste bow; curtsy; descent; fashion; inclination; incline; nature; ramp; shear; skew; slip; slope; tendency; tendency toward; tenor; trend
Vorliebe choice; fancy; liking; preference; taste inclination; tendency; tenor; trend
Vorzug choice; fancy; liking; preference; taste
Wahl choice; fancy; liking; preference; taste alternative; anthology; choice; choice selection of texts; election; option; pick; possibility of making choices; selection
- advantage; druthers; orientation; penchant; predilection; taste

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Related Definitions for "preference":

  1. grant of favor or advantage to one over another (especially to a country or countries in matters of international trade, such as levying duties)1
  2. the right or chance to choose1
  3. a predisposition in favor of something1
    • his sexual preferences1
  4. a strong liking1
    • my own preference is for good literature1

Wiktionary Translations for preference:

  1. ein besonderes Interesse für eine Person oder Sache
  2. Bevorzugung, Vorzug

Cross Translation:
preference Vorzug; Präferenz voorkeur — de neiging tot kiezen van het één boven het ander
preference Vorzug préférenceacte par lequel on préférer une personne, une chose à une autre.

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