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US unfavored

  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.


    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.


    Benjamin Disraeli