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unfavorable also: (British English) unfavourable
American English: /ˌənˈfeɪv(ə)rəb(ə)l/
British English: /ʌnˈfeɪv(ə)rəb(ə)l/

Translation of unfavorable in Spanish:

adjective

  • 1.1 (adverse)
    (conditions)
    poco propicio
    (wind)
    to be unfavorable to something/somebodyterms unfavorable to the purchaser
    condiciones desfavorables para el comprador or que le son desfavorables al comprador
    Example sentences
    • The paper argued that a venture capitalist with highly volatile status was more likely to have an unfavorable economic outcome.
    • The unfavorable economic conditions at home contributed to this year's falling exports, Irwandy said.
    • Her achievement was more impressive given the unfavourable prevailing economic conditions.
    1.2 (negative)
    (reply/report/comparison)
    Example sentences
    • The media coverage of the two visits was noteworthy for its lack of any unfavourable commentary on the government's foreign policy.
    • However most of the reviews she got in the Sydney and Melbourne press were unfavourable.
    • Sydenham's basic premise is that historians have either neglected this revolutionary, or given him a rather unfavourable press.

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