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How to use favorable in a sentence

This has a warm though a thin soil, which must be highly favorable to the Vine to induce so exclusive a devotion to it.
GLANCES AT EUROPEHORACE GREELEY
Prima facie, the verdict here is less favorable than in the previous case.
READINGS IN MONEY AND BANKINGCHESTER ARTHUR PHILLIPS
It therefore took under favorable consideration the question of a voluntary clearing system.
READINGS IN MONEY AND BANKINGCHESTER ARTHUR PHILLIPS
And our surroundings at that particular moment were not the most favorable to coherent thought or plausible theory-building.
RAW GOLDBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
The last three days hadn't been exactly favorable to a normal state of mind, or well-considered speech.
RAW GOLDBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
He has reduced the cultivation to almost an exact science and can obtain (the season being favorable) the color most desirable.
TOBACCO; ITS HISTORY, VARIETIES, CULTURE, MANUFACTURE AND COMMERCEE. R. BILLINGS.
In favorable parts of the trail he must do better than that, to off-set losses of time where the going was most difficult.
MOTOR MATT'S "CENTURY" RUNSTANLEY R. MATTHEWS
In favorable circumstances sprouting will give a gain of four to six days, but in many cases dry seed will be fully as early.
TOBACCO; ITS HISTORY, VARIETIES, CULTURE, MANUFACTURE AND COMMERCEE. R. BILLINGS.
A poor vendor of pamphlets and newspapers, coming out of a reading-room, was accused of selling books favorable to royalty.
MADAME ROLAND, MAKERS OF HISTORYJOHN S. C. ABBOTT
The season had been unusually dry and favorable to the fen land, as this section is called.
BRITISH HIGHWAYS AND BYWAYS FROM A MOTOR CARTHOMAS D. MURPHY
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WORDS RELATED TO FAVORABLE

  • buoyant
  • cheery
  • encouraging
  • favorable
  • fond
  • happy
  • heartening
  • hopeful
  • optimistic
  • positive
  • promising
  • rosy
  • sanguine
  • acceptable
  • accepted
  • agreeable
  • appreciated
  • cherished
  • congenial
  • cordial
  • delightful
  • desirable
  • desired
  • esteemed
  • favorable
  • genial
  • good
  • grateful
  • gratifying
  • honored
  • invited
  • nice
  • pleasant
  • pleasing
  • pleasurable
  • refreshing
  • satisfying
  • sympathetic
  • wanted
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