Definition of favourably in English:


Line breaks: fa¦vour|ably
Pronunciation: /ˈfeɪv(ə)rəbli
(US favorably)


  • 2To the advantage of someone or something: the deal will work out favourably for the company
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    • In the Department Stores sector, the leading Irish stores compare favourably with their UK counterparts.
    • We should thereby draw public opinion more favorably towards Islam.
    • Served in the sumptuous dining room, dinner here compares favourably with anything you'll find in Scotland's top restaurants.

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