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English definition of “unfavourable”

unfavourable

adjective UK (US unfavorable)     /ʌnˈfeɪ.vər.ə.bl̩/ US  /-vɚ-/
C2 not giving you an advantage or a good chance of successUseless and futile C2 negative and showing that you do not like something: He always talks about her in an unfavourable way. Of those surveyed, 62 percent said they had an unfavourable opinion of the president. → Opposite favourable unfavourably     /-bli/ adverb Useless and futile
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