Preferred above all others and treated with partiality(adjective)
WordNet. Princeton University. 2010.
Use "best-loved" in a sentence
"Philip Kerr returns with his best-loved character, Bernie Gunther, in the fifth novel in what is now a series: a tight, twisting, compelling thriller that is firmly rooted in history."
"I was twenty years old, she forgave me, and, because I was twenty years old, because I was naive — still deceived, but no longer abandoned — I thought myself to be the best-loved lover, and therefore the happiest of men."
"It tipped its hat to the Old West's decline—in favor of outer-space fantasy—when Buzz Lightyear replaced Sheriff Woody as a boy's best-loved toy."