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adjective     unfavourable pronunciation in British English
  1. 1
    not positive, or not showing approval

    The report makes unfavourable comparisons with the system used in France.

    His business methods have attracted plenty of unfavourable comments.

  2. 2
    an unfavourable situation or set of conditions is one that involves difficult problems and makes success harder to achieve

    They had finally gained independence, but on very unfavourable terms.

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the situation of the United Kingdom leaving the European Union

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