fall out of favor (with one)

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fall out of favor

To no longer be supported, preferred, or highly regarded. John fell out of favor with his boss ever since he managed to drive away the firm's most lucrative client. They were a fad, that's all—they're already falling out of favor.
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fall out of favor (with one)

To no longer be supported, accepted, approved of, or regarded highly by one. John fell out of favor with his boss ever since he managed to drive away the firm's most lucrative client. Those stupid toys are just a fad—they'll start falling out of favor sooner or later.
See also: fall, favor, of, out
Farlex Dictionary of Idioms. © 2015 Farlex, Inc, all rights reserved.

fall out of favor (with someone)

 and lose favor (with someone)
to lose someone's approval or acceptance. This style of house has fallen out of favor with most people lately. Saving money has lost favor with most people.
See also: fall, favor, of, out
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of American Idioms and Phrasal Verbs. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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Manquillo made 19 appearances for Liverpool last season but after a promising start he fell out of favour. He featured just three times following the turn of the year and his last outing was against Besiktas in February.