lose favor (with one)

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lose favor (with one)

To no longer be supported, accepted, approved of, or regarded highly by one. John lost 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 losing favor sooner or later.
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lose favor

(with someone) Go to fall out of favor (with someone).
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VIDEO games featuring the air forces of foreign countries could soon lose favour with Indian youngsters as the IAF has decided to come out with its own ' desi' version of such aerial combat games to attract youths aspiring to become fighter pilots.
FA chief executive Barwick had backed O'Neill from the start only to see the former Celtic boss lose favour with virtually every other member of the selection committee following a second interview.
The 24-year-old was only recently given a recall to SPL duty by Tannadice boss Ian McCall after appearing to lose favour with his new gaffer.