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encouraging or approving or pleasing

(of winds or weather) tending to promote or facilitate

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presaging or likely to bring good luck

inclined to help or support

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occurring at a convenient or suitable time

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He drew his rifle to his shoulder, but his position was not favorable to a successful shot; so that the first ball fired flattened itself on the animal's skull, as it would have done against an iron plate.
So the doctor decided to broach the subject now, as being psychologically as favorable a time as any.
Acting on this favorable expression of opinion, Lady Lydiard wrote to her nephew.
But she made a favorable impression on Anna Arkadyevna--she saw that at once.
By comparison, President Obama has a 53 percent favorable rating overall, and a 91 percent favorable among Democrats.
40% of respondents were favorable about the Parliament, 50% of respondents expressed unfavorable opinion of the Parliament.
To date, no direct comparison has been made between favorable intermediate-risk and low-risk prostate cancer with respect to PCSM or ACM following brachytherapy.
Conservative-Liberal Divide Stark in Favorable Impressions of NRA
AJCA Section 243(a)(2) also provided favorable modifications to certain details of the "straight debt" exception; see Sec.
If the qualified plan has a favorable IRS determination letter that is in effect as of the date of the filing of the bankruptcy petition, then under BAPCPA those funds are presumed to be exempt from the estate of the debtor.
In fact, our research shows that the growth rate of states with more favorable climates is 40 percent higher than those that overtax and over-regulate.
Nearly 78 percent of participants had a favorable attitude toward attending a future IVC workshop, slightly lower than the 81 percent with a favorable attitude toward having attended the initial IVC workshop.
Reg Weaver, president of the National Education Association, the union for millions of teachers, said the findings showed that public schools were 'doing an outstanding job' and that if the results had been favorable to private schools, 'there would have been press conferences and glowing statements about private schools.
Companies have taken advantage of favorable financing markets over the past several years to refinance on favorable terms, and new funding needs over the next two years will likely depend to be dependent on M&A activity or the ramp-up in capital spending.