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  1. prefers

    In psychology, economics and philosophy, preference is a technical term usually used in relation to choosing between alternatives. For example, someone prefers A over B if they would rather choose A than B. Preferences are central to decision theory because of this relation to behavior. Some methods such as Ordinal Priority Approach use preference relation for decision-making. As connative states, they are closely related to desires. The difference between the two is that desires are directed at one object while preferences concern a comparison between two alternatives, of which one is preferred to the other. In insolvency, the term is used to determine which outstanding obligation the insolvent party has to settle first.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of prefers in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of prefers in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of prefers in a Sentence

  1. Aleksandar Mitrovic:

    The VAR prefers to spend five or 10 seconds more to be very, very sure, accuracy is very important even if it costs 10 seconds, the important thing is to achieve the correct result.

  2. Mikhail Zygar:

    Even now, he is replacing his old guard with new people, younger technocrats in their 40s, children of his old friends, so he is surrounded by 'nephews,' he is scared he could be murdered like Gadhafi. This is why he prefers to do anything to preserve power, so there are no limits, but to remain in power.

  3. Matthew Petersen:

    In this current environment, we're going to have to choose between lesser evils, even if you are someone who generally prefers people voting in polling places, these are not ordinary circumstances.

  4. John Rocco Savalli:

    The power trust is nothing more than a select group of dictators, with the same goals and objectives - but unlike the brutal dictators we study in history - this select group prefers to operate in the dark, behind banks, governments, politicians, companies, and so forth.”

  5. Bruce Smith:

    The simple answer is that the Church prefers to do translation where the people are, paradigm 3.0 Bible translation is all about church engagement from beginning to end. Dislocated translations delay and dilute the impact to the local communities.

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