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  1. favourableadjective

    Synonyms:
    lucky, encouraging, convenient, helpful, advantageous, pleasing, handy, opportune, fortunate, useful, auspicious, good, suitable, approving

    Antonyms:
    displeasing, unfavourable, inconvenient, inopportune, unlucky, discouraging, bad, unsuitable, unhelpful, inauspicious

  2. favourableadjective

    pleasing, encouraging or approving

    The candidate wearing the business suit made a favourable impression.

    Synonyms:
    useful, auspicious, convenient, good, opportune, helpful, encouraging, approving, suitable, fortunate, handy, advantageous, pleasing, lucky

    Antonyms:
    inauspicious, displeasing, unlucky, unhelpful, unsuitable, discouraging, inconvenient, inopportune, unfavourable, bad

  3. favourableadjective

    useful or helpful

    We made quick progress, due to favourable winds.

    Synonyms:
    approving, useful, opportune, auspicious, convenient, lucky, helpful, pleasing, good, handy, fortunate, encouraging, advantageous, suitable

    Antonyms:
    displeasing, unsuitable, inauspicious, discouraging, inconvenient, unhelpful, unlucky, inopportune, bad, unfavourable

  4. favourableadjective

    convenient or at a suitable time; opportune

    The rain stopped at a favourable time for our tennis match.

    Synonyms:
    approving, encouraging, convenient, auspicious, pleasing, suitable, handy, lucky, helpful, fortunate, useful, opportune, good, advantageous

    Antonyms:
    displeasing, inopportune, inauspicious, discouraging, unlucky, inconvenient, unfavourable, bad, unsuitable, unhelpful

  5. favourableadjective

    auspicious or lucky

    She says that she was born under a favourable star.

    Synonyms:
    encouraging, handy, opportune, auspicious, fortunate, lucky, advantageous, helpful, convenient, useful, pleasing, good, approving, suitable

    Antonyms:
    discouraging, unfavourable, inauspicious, bad, displeasing, inopportune, unlucky, unsuitable, inconvenient, unhelpful

Princeton's WordNet

  1. favorable, favourableadjective

    encouraging or approving or pleasing

    "a favorable reply"; "he received a favorable rating"; "listened with a favorable ear"; "made a favorable impression"

    Synonyms:
    friendly, golden, favorable, well-disposed, lucky, prosperous

    Antonyms:
    inconvenient, unpropitious

  2. favorable, favourableadjective

    (of winds or weather) tending to promote or facilitate

    "the days were fair and the winds were favorable"

    Synonyms:
    friendly, golden, favorable, well-disposed, lucky, prosperous

    Antonyms:
    inconvenient, unpropitious

  3. favorable, favourableadjective

    occurring at a convenient or suitable time

    "an opportune time to receive guests"

    Synonyms:
    friendly, golden, favorable, well-disposed, lucky, prosperous

    Antonyms:
    inconvenient, unpropitious

  4. golden, favorable, favourable, lucky, prosperousadjective

    presaging or likely to bring good luck

    "a favorable time to ask for a raise"; "lucky stars"; "a prosperous moment to make a decision"

    Synonyms:
    flourishing, thriving, well-heeled, well-disposed, gilded, easy, aureate, favorable, fortunate, friendly, well-situated, well-to-do, halcyon, palmy, booming, well-off, prosperous, gold, comfortable, roaring, lucky, gilt, prospering, well-fixed, golden

    Antonyms:
    unpropitious, inconvenient

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How to use favourable in a sentence?

  1. Emeasoba George:

    Anybody who is never willing to face/withstand/bear/overcome so many things will hardly have so many things in life. Because, life itself is bound to unfold so many things both good & bad/favourable & unfavourable/simple & complex.

  2. Economy Minister Sigmar Gabriel:

    In view of the good general conditions such as the low oil price and favourable exchange rate, economic dynamism should really be above present economic growth of 1.7 percent.

  3. Chen Bo:

    Hebei is enjoying favourable financing support due to its proximity to the capital and the urgency of cleaning up air pollution.

  4. Ehsan Sehgal:

    Such a lie becomes beneficial and favourable that favours your interests; stay realistic about that reality.

  5. Chief Executive Elena Mladova:

    Our success to date ... underscores that we have the right strategy that is effective even amid a less than favourable external environment.

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