favourable

Definitions of favourable
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adj encouraging or approving or pleasing

Synonyms:
favorable
affirmative, affirmatory
affirming or giving assent
complimentary
conveying or resembling a compliment
affirmative, approbative, approbatory, approving, plausive
expressing or manifesting praise or approval
indulgent
being favorably inclined
good
having desirable or positive qualities especially those suitable for a thing specified
Antonyms:
unfavorable, unfavourable
not encouraging or approving or pleasing
negative
expressing or consisting of a negation or refusal or denial
critical
marked by a tendency to find and call attention to errors and flaws
uncomplimentary
tending to (or intended to) detract or disparage
admonishing, admonitory, reproachful, reproving
expressing reproof or reproach especially as a corrective
adverse, inauspicious, untoward
contrary to your interests or welfare
disapproving
expressing or manifesting disapproval
discriminatory, invidious
containing or implying a slight or showing prejudice
bad
having undesirable or negative qualities
hostile
characterized by enmity or ill will
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adj occurring at a convenient or suitable time

Synonyms:
favorable
convenient
suited to your comfort or purpose or needs

adj presaging or likely to bring good luck

Synonyms:
favorable, golden, lucky, prosperous
propitious
presenting favorable circumstances; likely to result in or show signs of success

adj (of winds or weather) tending to promote or facilitate

Synonyms:
favorable
propitious
presenting favorable circumstances; likely to result in or show signs of success
following
in the desired direction
Antonyms:
unfavorable, unfavourable
(of winds or weather) tending to hinder or oppose
unpropitious
not propitious
adverse, contrary
in an opposing direction
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