• (adj): Favorably disposed; not antagonistic.
    Example: "A government favorable to our interests"
    Synonyms: well-disposed
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on favorable:

Cardinology - Reception
... of 72 out of 100 from Metacritic based on "generally favorable reviews" ... worthwhile for curious listeners." Hot Press gave it a favorable review and called it "an album worthy of high praises." Billboard also gave it a favorable review and said, "Musically, the ...
Lost & Found (Ledisi Album) - Reception - Critical Response
... Rating About.com Allmusic The Baltimore Sun (favorable) Billboard (favorable) Ebony (favorable) Montreal Mirror (9/10) Toronto Star USA Today Vibe (favorable) Washington Post (favorable) The album was ... of Billboard.com reviewed Ledisi's performance at the Highline Ballroom and gave a more favorable review ...
The Troublemaker (album) - Release and Reception
... Professional ratings Review scores Source Rating Billboard Favorable Stereo Review Favorable Rolling Stone Allmusic Billboard delivered a favorable review, describing the album as a "powe ...
Ship Ahoy (album) - Reception
... Professional ratings Review scores Source Rating Allmusic Robert Christgau (B) Mojo (favorable) The Music Box New York Times (favorable) PopMatters (favorable) Rolling Stone 1974 (favorable ...
Sounds Of The Season: The Taylor Swift Holiday Collection - Critical Reception
... Professional ratings Review scores Source Rating Allmusic CMT Favorable Country Standard Time Favorable Deseret News Favorable The EP received generally positive critical reception ...

More definitions of "favorable":

  • (adj): (of winds or weather) tending to promote or facilitate.
    Example: "The days were fair and the winds were favorable"
    Synonyms: favourable
  • (adj): Very favorable or advantageous.
    Synonyms: golden
  • (adj): Encouraging or approving or pleasing.
    Example: "A favorable reply"; "he received a favorable rating"; "listened with a favorable ear"; "made a favorable impression"
    Synonyms: favourable
  • (adj): Granting what has been desired or requested.
    Example: "A favorable reply"
    Synonyms: positive

Famous quotes containing the word favorable:

    Wisdom is like electricity. There is no permanently wise man, but men capable of wisdom, who, being put into certain company, or other favorable conditions, become wise for a short time, as glasses rubbed acquire electric power for a while.
    Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803–1882)

    England produces under favorable conditions of ease and culture the finest women in the world. And, as the men are affectionate and true-hearted, the women inspire and refine them.
    Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803–1882)

    ... imprisonment itself, entailing loss of liberty, loss of citizenship, separation from family and loved ones, is punishment enough for most individuals, no matter how favorable the circumstances under which the time is passed.
    Mary B. Harris (1874–1957)