encouraging or approving or pleasing
"a favorable reply"; "he received a favorable rating"; "listened with a favorable ear"; "made a favorable impression"
(of winds or weather) tending to promote or facilitate
"the days were fair and the winds were favorable"
occurring at a convenient or suitable time
"an opportune time to receive guests"
golden, favorable, favourable, lucky, prosperous(adj)
presaging or likely to bring good luck
"a favorable time to ask for a raise"; "lucky stars"; "a prosperous moment to make a decision"
pleasing, encouraging or approving
The candidate wearing the business suit made a favourable impression.
useful or helpful
We made quick progress, due to favourable winds.
convenient or at a suitable time; opportune
The rain stopped at a favourable time for our tennis match.
auspicious or lucky
She says that she was born under a favourable star.
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Rank popularity for the word 'favourable' in Adjectives Frequency: #770
How to say favourable in sign language?
The numerical value of favourable in Chaldean Numerology is: 5
The numerical value of favourable in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4
Examples of favourable in a Sentence
We are hopeful of a favourable response from them.
There are options but they must be assured of favourable taxation models.
If a man does not know to what port he is steering, no wind is favourable to him.
These (privatisations) will continue, but we need to find the most favourable terms for the society.
After filing the case, we realised that the bench would not be favourable for us, so we did not move further.
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Translations for favourable
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- favorableCatalan, Valencian
- sopiva, myönteinen, suotuisaFinnish
- 好調, 順調Japanese
- dogodny, sprzyjający, szczęśliwyPolish
- удо́бный, благоприя́тствующий, прия́тный, благоприя́тный, подходя́щийRussian
- అనుకూలమైన, సానుకూలముTelugu
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