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favorite son

favorite son

 
pronunciation:
feI v riht suhn [or] feIv riht suhn
part of speech: noun
definition 1: a person supported as a presidential nominee by the leaders or delegates of his own state.
definition 2: a man highly esteemed and favored by his hometown or native area because of specific accomplishments.