unfavorable Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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 us   /ʌnˈfeɪ·vər·ə·bəl/

unfavorable adjective (CRITICIZING)

having or ​showing a ​negativeopinion: The ​playreceivedgenerally unfavorable ​reviews.

unfavorable adjective (NOT HELPFUL)

not ​tending to ​help; not ​likely to ​lead to a ​positiveresult: Unfavorable ​weatherconditions this ​morning caused a ​postponement of the ​launch of the ​spaceshuttle.
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