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Reaction to the plan has been generally favourable.
The documentary did not portray him in a favourable light.
Most senior staff were favourable to the idea.
They decided to delay the trip until conditions were more favourable.
Part-time workers should not receive less favourable treatment than full-timers.
Government policies were overwhelmingly favourable to employers.
American reviewers have compared him favourably with John Irving.
This is the British English definition of favourable. View American English definition of favourable.
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