One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
1‘a favourable assessment of his ability’
approving, commendatory, commending, praising, complimentary, flattering, glowing, appreciative, enthusiastic
good, pleasing, agreeable, successful, positive
2‘the birds nest where conditions are favourable’
advantageous, beneficial, of benefit, in one's favour, on one's side, helpful, good, right, conducive, convenient, suitable, fit, fitting, appropriate
propitious, auspicious, hopeful, promising, fair, encouraging
3‘he hoped for a favourable reply to his request’
positive, affirmative, assenting, agreeing, concurring, approving, in the affirmative
encouraging, reassuring, supportive, in one's favour
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