Synonyms of unfavourable in English:



  • 1 his poor turnout received unfavourable comment
    adverse, critical, hostile, inimical, unfriendly, antagonistic, unsympathetic, negative; opposing, ill-disposed, contrary, discouraging, disapproving, uncomplimentary, unflattering, damaging, injurious, poor, low, bad, antipathetic
    [Antonyms] favourable positive
  • 2 the unfavourable economic climate
    disadvantageous, adverse, inauspicious, unpropitious, unfortunate, unlucky, unhappy, detrimental, bad, gloomy; unsuitable, inappropriate, inconvenient, inopportune, inapt
    [Antonyms] favourable advantageous
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