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synonyms for unfavorably

  • adversely
  • critically
  • conflictingly
  • contrarily
  • disparagingly
  • opposingly
  • oppositely
  • unflatteringly
  • untowardly

antonyms for unfavorably

MOST RELEVANT
  • agreeably
  • approvingly
  • favorably
  • positively
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How to use unfavorably in a sentence

He even sought an interview with Pappoose and asked her to describe the rakish traveler who had so unfavorably impressed her.
WARRIOR GAPCHARLES KING
He was commenting unfavorably on this correspondent and on miscellaneous letter-writing in general.
MARK TWAIN, A BIOGRAPHY, 1835-1910, COMPLETEALBERT BIGELOW PAINE
My Active Power (Thatkraft) was unfavorably hemmed in; of which misfortune how many traces yet abide with me!
SARTOR RESARTUSTHOMAS CARLYLE
I hope you are not unfavorably affected by the sudden warmth which comes with the beautiful sunshine.
GEORGE ELIOT'S LIFE, VOL. II (OF 3)GEORGE ELIOT
A portion of those from California spoke unfavorably of that country; and those from Oregon spoke highly of the latter country.
EARLY WESTERN TRAVELS 1748-1846, VOLUME XXXJOEL PALMER
Now, the death of Richard Shields affected Maitland's purposes both favorably and unfavorably.
THE MARK OF CAINANDREW LANG
Another fish-lizard, well and unfavorably known by his neighbors of the sea, was the Plesiosaurus.
THE ADVENTURES OF A GRAIN OF DUSTHALLAM HAWKSWORTH
But the growth of mileage seemed, nevertheless, to compare not unfavorably with progress in other states.
RAILROADS: RATES AND REGULATIONSWILLIAM Z. RIPLEY
The cord is sometimes too short, and this may operate very unfavorably in many ways.
THE MATRON'S MANUAL OF MIDWIFERY, AND THE DISEASES OF WOMEN DURING PREGNANCY AND IN CHILDBEDFREDERICK HOLLICK
But I trust I am too respectable to be thought unfavorably of by those who know me.
THE LIFE OF LUDWIG VAN BEETHOVEN, VOLUME II (OF 3)ALEXANDER WHEELOCK THAYER
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WORDS RELATED TO UNFAVORABLY

  • afield
  • afoul
  • badly
  • erringly
  • erroneously
  • faultily
  • improperly
  • inappropriately
  • incorrectly
  • mistakenly
  • out of turn
  • unfavorably
  • unsuitably
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.