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British Dictionary definitions for unfavoured

unfavoured

US unfavored

adjective
  1. not regarded with especial kindness or approvalunvalued and unfavoured daughter
  2. not regarded with partiality or favouritismthe unfavoured far side of the course
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Examples from the Web for unfavoured

Historical Examples

  • Mr. Dennel was a man as unfavoured by nature as he was uncultivated by art.

    Camilla

    Fanny Burney

  • He is a suitor—an unfavoured suitor—for the hand of Yvonne, that seemingly still hopes.

    The Suitors of Yvonne

    Raphael Sabatini

  • He felt that he was not unfavoured by Astarte; he had confidence, and a just confidence, in his power of fascination.

    Tancred

    Benjamin Disraeli