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English adjective: unfavorable

1. unfavorable not encouraging or approving or pleasing

SamplesUnfavorable conditions.
An unfavorable comparison.
Unfavorable comments.
Unfavorable impression.


Similaradmonishing, admonitory, adverse, disapproving, discriminatory, inauspicious, invidious, reproachful, reproving, untoward

See alsobad, critical, hostile, negative, uncomplimentary

Antonymsfavorable, favourable

2. unfavorable (of winds or weather) tending to hinder or oppose

SamplesUnfavorable winds.


Similaradverse, contrary

See alsounpropitious

Antonymsfavorable, favourable

3. unfavorable not favorable

SamplesMade an unfavorable impression.
Unfavorable reviews.




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