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unfavourable

adjective UK ( US unfavorable)
 
 
/ʌnˈfeɪvərəbl/
CRITICIZING negative and showing that you do not like something: unfavourable publicity Useless and futile
NOT GOOD not good and likely to cause problems: unfavourable weather conditions Difficult situations and unpleasant experiencesAccidents and disasters
unfavourably adverb
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