unfavorableness
noun see unfavorable

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • unfavorableness — index disadvantage Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • Unfavorableness — 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] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • unfavorableness — See unfavorable. * * * …   Universalium

  • unfavorableness — un·favorableness …   English syllables

  • unfavorableness — noun the quality of not being encouraging or indicative of success • Syn: ↑unfavourableness • Ant: ↑favorableness • Derivationally related forms: ↑unfavourable (for: ↑unfavourableness), ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • unfavorable — unfavorableness, n. unfavorably, adv. /un fay veuhr euh beuhl/, adj. 1. not favorable; contrary; adverse: an unfavorable wind. 2. not propitious: an unfavorable omen. 3. unfortunate; undesirable; disadvantageous: an unfavorable development. [1540 …   Universalium

  • unfavourableness — noun the quality of not being encouraging or indicative of success • Syn: ↑unfavorableness • Ant: ↑favorableness (for: ↑unfavorableness) • Derivationally related forms: ↑unfavourable, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • inauspiciousness — noun The state, quality, or condition of being inauspicious or unpropitious; unfavorableness. Syn: unpropitiousness, unfavorableness Ant: auspiciousness, propitiousness, favorableness …   Wiktionary

  • unfavorable — adjective 1. not encouraging or approving or pleasing (Freq. 2) unfavorable conditions an unfavorable comparison unfavorable comments , unfavorable impression • Syn: ↑unfavourable • Ant: ↑favorable …   Useful english dictionary

  • Illness — Ill ness, n. [From {Ill}.] 1. The condition of being ill, evil, or bad; badness; unfavorableness. [Obs.] The illness of the weather. Locke. [1913 Webster] 2. Disease; indisposition; malady; disorder of health; sickness; as, a short or a severe… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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