Encouraging or approving or pleasing:
— A favorable reply.
— He received a favorable rating.
— Listened with a favorable ear.
— Made a favorable impression.
Roget 602: willing, minded, fain, disposed, inclined, favorable; favorably-minded, favorably inclined, favorably disposed; nothing loth; in the vein, in the mood, in the humor, in the mind. ... show more
of winds or weather Tending to promote or facilitate:
— The days were fair and the winds were favorable.
Presaging or likely to bring good luck or a good outcome:
— A favorable time to ask for a raise.
Giving an advantage.
Moby thesaurus: accommodating, accommodative, accordant, acquiescent, advantageous, advisable, advocating, affirmative, agreeable, agreeing, alacritous, amenable, amiable, amicable, approbatory, appropriate, approving, ardent, assenting, auspicious ... show more.
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