Antonyms of adj favourable

4 senses of favourable

Sense 1
favorable (vs. unfavorable), favourable -- (encouraging or approving or pleasing; "a favorable reply"; "he received a favorable rating"; "listened with a favorable ear"; "made a favorable impression")


Sense 2
favorable (vs. unfavorable), favourable -- ((of winds or weather) tending to promote or facilitate; "the days were fair and the winds were favorable")


Sense 3
favorable, favourable -- (occurring at a convenient or suitable time; "an opportune time to receive guests")

INDIRECT (VIA convenient) -> inconvenient -- (not suited to your comfort, purpose or needs; "it is inconvenient not to have a telephone in the kitchen"; "the back hall is an inconvenient place for the telephone")

Sense 4
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")

INDIRECT (VIA propitious) -> unpropitious -- (not propitious)

Similarity of adj favourable

4 senses of favourable

Sense 1
favorable (vs. unfavorable), favourable -- (encouraging or approving or pleasing; "a favorable reply"; "he received a favorable rating"; "listened with a favorable ear"; "made a favorable impression")
       => approving, affirmative, approbative, approbatory, plausive -- (expressing or manifesting praise or approval; "approbative criticism"; "an affirmative nod")
       => indulgent -- (being favorably inclined; "an indulgent attitude")
          Also See-> affirmative#1, affirmatory#1; complimentary#1; good#1

Sense 2
favorable (vs. unfavorable), favourable -- ((of winds or weather) tending to promote or facilitate; "the days were fair and the winds were favorable")
       => following (prenominal) -- (in the desired direction; "a following wind")
          Also See-> propitious#1

Sense 3
favorable, favourable -- (occurring at a convenient or suitable time; "an opportune time to receive guests")
       => convenient (vs. inconvenient) -- (suited to your comfort or purpose or needs; "a convenient excuse for not going")

Sense 4
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")
       => propitious (vs. unpropitious) -- (presenting favorable circumstances; likely to result in or show signs of success; "propitious omens"; "propitious gales speeded us along"; "a propitious alignment of planets for space exploration")

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