Share this entry

Share this page

unfavourable

Synonyms of unfavourable in English:

adjective

  • 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
    unsuitable, inappropriate, inconvenient, inopportune, inapt
    [Antonyms] favourable, advantageous
  • Definition of unfavourable in:

    Share this entry

    Share this page

     

    What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

    Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

    Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

    Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

    Word of the day terpsichorean
    Pronunciation: ˌtəːpsɪkəˈriːən
    adjective
    relating to dancing