Nepotism vs Favoritism - What's the difference?

nepotism | favoritism |


As nouns the difference between nepotism and favoritism

is that nepotism is the favoring of relatives or personal friends because of their relationship rather than because of their abilities while favoritism is (us).

nepotism

Noun

  • The favoring of relatives or personal friends because of their relationship rather than because of their abilities.
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  • Antonyms

    * meritocracy * merit system

    Coordinate terms

    * cronyism

    favoritism

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