: not pleasing <an unfavorable feature of the plan>
— un·fa·vor·able·ness noun
— un·fa·vor·ably \-blē\ adverb
Examples of UNFAVORABLE
- She formed an unfavorable impression of him.
- <the company chose to accept the unfavorable settlement rather than spend more money on legal fees>
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Related to UNFAVORABLE
- counter, disadvantageous, hostile, inimical, negative, prejudicial, adverse, unfriendly, unsympathetic, untoward
- advantageous, favorable, friendly, positive, supportive, sympathetic, well-disposed
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