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favourable
British English: /ˈfeɪv(ə)rəb(ə)l/
American English: /ˈfeɪv(ə)rəb(ə)l/

Translation of favourable in German:

adjective

(British English)
  • 1
    günstig (Eindruck, Licht)
    gewogen (Haltung, Einstellung)
    wohlmeinend (Blick, Urteil)
    favourable attitude towards something
    positive Einstellung einer Sache gegenüber
    be favourable to[wards] something
    einer Sache Dat. positiv gegenüberstehen
  • 3 (promising)
    viel versprechend
    gut (Omen, Zeichen)
  • 4 (helpful)
    günstig (to für) (Wetter, Wind, Umstand)
    be favourable for doing something
    günstig sein, um etwas zu tun
  • 5 (giving consent)
    zustimmend
    give somebody a favourable answer
    jemandem eine Zusage geben

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