What is fave short for?


Fave is short for favorite. People use this abbreviation when discussing their fave foods, movies, bands, books, or other items.

For example, a friend who is looking for book recommendations might post "What are your Top 5 fave books?" to social media. This friend wants others to reply with a list of their favorite books, which your friend will add to their TBR.


What's your fave TV show? Mine's Boston Legal
A Twitter user discussing some of their fave pics
A Twitter user discussing some of their fave pics

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Updated September 29, 2022

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