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Definitions for unfavorable
ʌnˈfeɪ vər ə bəlun·fa·vor·able

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. unfavorable, unfavourable(adj)

    not encouraging or approving or pleasing

    "unfavorable conditions"; "an unfavorable comparison"; "unfavorable comments", "unfavorable impression"

  2. unfavorable, unfavourable(adj)

    (of winds or weather) tending to hinder or oppose

    "unfavorable winds"

  3. unfavorable, unfavourable(adj)

    not favorable

    "made an unfavorable impression"; "unfavorable reviews"

Wiktionary

  1. unfavorable(Adjective)

    Disadvantageous, adverse, unsuitable, inconducive; serving to hinder or oppose.

  2. unfavorable(Adjective)

    Not favorable, disapproving.

  3. unfavorable(Adjective)

    Causing obstacles or delay; not conducive to travel or work; inclement.

  4. unfavorable(Adjective)

    Not auspicious; ill-boding.

  5. Origin: un- + favourable

Webster Dictionary

  1. Unfavorable(adj)

    not favorable; not propitious; adverse; contrary; discouraging

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of unfavorable in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of unfavorable in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of unfavorable in a Sentence

  1. Ella Wagner:

    The concern is that the environment is unfavorable for us if the case came before the labor board.

  2. The Russian defense ministry:

    The incident was the result of unfavorable weather conditions in the area, so there's no need to look for any conspiracy theories here.

  3. Martin Van Buren:

    We have seen time gradually dispel every unfavorable foreboding and our Constitution surmount every adverse circumstance dreaded at the outset as beyond control.

  4. Enbridge Inc -LRB- ENB.TO -RRB-:

    Under the newly changed FERC tax policy, holding certain interstate pipelines in MLP structures is highly unfavorable to unitholders and is no longer advantageous.

  5. James Hardie:

    Asbestos adjustments for the quarter and full year primarily reflect the unfavorable movement in the actuarial adjustment of US$195.8 million recorded at year end.

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