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Overview of adj favorable

The adj favorable has 5 senses? (first 3 from tagged texts)
1. (4) favorable, favourable

(encouraging or approving or pleasing; "a favorable reply"; "he received a favorable rating"; "listened with a favorable ear"; "made a favorable impression")

2. (1) favorable, favourable

((of winds or weather) tending to promote or facilitate; "the days were fair and the winds were favorable")

3. (1) golden, favorable, favourable, lucky, prosperous

(presaging or likely to bring good luck; "a favorable time to ask for a raise"; "lucky stars"; "a prosperous moment to make a decision")

4. friendly, favorable, well-disposed

(inclined to help or support; not antagonistic or hostile; "a government friendly to our interests"; "an amicable agreement")

5. favorable, favourable

(occurring at a convenient or suitable time; "an opportune time to receive guests") © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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