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UK (US favorable) uk   /ˈfeɪ.vər.ə.bl̩/  us   /-vɚ-/
B2 showing that you like or ​approve of someone or something: We have had a favourable ​response to the ​plan so ​far.B2 making you ​support or ​approve of someone or something: She made a very favourable ​impression on us.C2 giving you an ​advantage or more ​chance of ​success: favourable ​weatherconditions Note: opposite unfavourable
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adverb UK (US favorably) uk   us   /-bli/
Our ​products compare favourably with (= are as good as, or ​better than) all the ​leadingbrands.
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