Definition of Favorable in English :
Define Favorable in English
Favorable meaning in English
Meaning of Favorable in English
Pronunciation of Favorable in English
Favorable pronunciation in English
Pronounce Favorable in Englishsee synonyms of favorable
1. favorable, favourable
encouraging or approving or pleasing
Example Sentences:'a favorable reply''he received a favorable rating''listened with a favorable ear''made a favorable impression'
2. favorable, favourable
(of winds or weather) tending to promote or facilitate
Example Sentences:'the days were fair and the winds were favorable'
presaging or likely to bring good luck
Example Sentences:'a favorable time to ask for a raise''lucky stars''a prosperous moment to make a decision'
inclined to help or support; not antagonistic or hostile
Example Sentences:'a government friendly to our interests''an amicable agreement'
5. favorable, favourable
occurring at a convenient or suitable time
Example Sentences:'an opportune time to receive guests'
WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.
Webster’s New World College Dictionary, 4th Edition. Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. All rights reserved.
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