Unfavorable Un*fa"vor*a*ble, a. Not favorable; not propitious; adverse; contrary; discouraging. -- {Un*fa"vor*a*ble*ness}, n. -- {Un*fa"vor*a*bly}, adv. [1913 Webster]

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  • unfavorably — adverb showing disapproval; in a disparaging way he reviewed the play unfavorably • Syn: ↑unfavourably • Ant: ↑favorably • Derived from adjective: ↑unfavorable …   Useful english dictionary

  • unfavorably — adverb see unfavorable …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • unfavorably — See unfavorableness. * * * …   Universalium

  • unfavorably — adverb In an unfavorable manner …   Wiktionary

  • unfavorably — Synonyms and related words: afield, amiss, askance, askant, astray, awry, badly, captiously, censoriously, conflictingly, contrarily, critically, detrimentally, disapprovingly, inauspiciously, opposingly, oppositely, reproachfully, unfortunately …   Moby Thesaurus

  • unfavorably — (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. adversely, negatively, opposingly, oppositely, conflictingly, antagonistically, obstructively, malignantly, counteractively, contrarily, untowardly, as a deterrent, in opposition to, in the negative, on the contrary, by… …   English dictionary for students

  • unfavorably — adv. in an unfavorable manner, adversely, inauspiciously, disadvantageously …   English contemporary dictionary

  • unfavorably — un·favorably …   English syllables

  • unfavorably known — index notorious Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • prepossess unfavorably — index prejudice (influence) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

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