opt in favor of (someone or something)(redirected from opt in favour of)
opt in favor of (someone or something)
To choose some person or thing in preference to someone or something else. The kids opted in favor of a trip to Disneyland instead of New York City. Personally, I would opt in favor of staying home. You had a very strong application and interview, but the company has opted in favor of someone else.
opt in favor of someone or something
to choose a particular person; to choose a particular thing. Do you think she will opt in favor of this one or that? We will opt in favor of David.