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Definition of Favorable


  1. Full of favor; favoring; manifesting partiality; kind; propitious; friendly.
  2. Conducive; contributing; tending to promote or facilitate; advantageous; convenient.
  3. Beautiful; well-favored.

Favorable Quotations

Fortunate people often have very favorable beginnings and very tragic endings. What matters isn't being applauded when you arrive - for that is common - but being missed when you leave.
Baltasar Gracian

If one does not know to which port one is sailing, no wind is favorable.
Lucius Annaeus Seneca

A strong, successful man is not the victim of his environment. He creates favorable conditions. His own inherent force and energy compel things to turn out as he desires.
Orison Swett Marden

From several of the Indian tribes inhabiting the country bordering on Lake Erie purchases have been made of lands on conditions very favorable to the United States, and, as it is presumed, not less so to the tribes themselves.
James Monroe

Love is often nothing but a favorable exchange between two people who get the most of what they can expect, considering their value on the personality market.
Erich Fromm
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Favorable Translations

favorable in Latin is aequus, prolixus, propitius, volens, prosper
favorable in Swedish is gynnsamt
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