favorable[ fey-ver-uh-buh l, feyv-ruh- ]SEE DEFINITION OF favorable
Synonyms for favorable
- in favor of
Antonyms for favorable
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR FAVORABLE
He left the office, not a little elated at his favorable reception.
My mind was made up to "take to the woods" on the first favorable opportunity.
Forthwith, Burke set out to make the most of this favorable opportunity.
Heyward was not slow to confirm an opinion that was so favorable to his own pretensions.
At this favorable moment the counterfeit conjurers disappeared.
The signs of the times are most favorable to the success of the Irish Liberator.
A practical siege was undertaken, under the most favorable circumstances.
If the price of sugar is favorable when you deliver it, you are fortunate and net a profit.
To protect a profit on a favorable purchase of actual sugar.
He might note in January, let us say, that the price of May or July futures is favorable.
mid-14c., from Old French favorable "well-disposed, favorable, partial," from Latin favorabilis "favored, in favor," from favor (see favor (n.)). Related: Favorably.