[fey-ver-uh-buh l, feyv-ruh-] /ˈfeɪ vər ə bəl, ˈfeɪv rə-/
characterized by approval or support; positive:
a favorable report.
creating or winning ; pleasing:
to make a favorable impression.
affording advantage, opportunity, or convenience; advantageous:
a favorable position.
(of an answer) granting what is desired.
boding well; propitious:
The signs are favorable for a new start.
mid-14c., from Old French favorable “well-disposed, favorable, partial,” from Latin favorabilis “favored, in favor,” from favor (see favor (n.)). Related: Favorably.
[non-fee-zuh ns] /nɒnˈfi zəns/ noun, Law. 1. the omission of some act that ought to have been performed. Compare , (def 2). /ˌnɒnˈfiːzəns/ noun 1. (law) a failure to act when under an obligation to do so Compare malfeasance, misfeasance n. also non-feasance, “failure to do what should be done,” 1590s, from non- + feasance.
[fee-zuh-buh l] /ˈfi zə bəl/ adjective 1. capable of being done, effected, or accomplished: a feasible plan. 2. probable; likely: a feasible theory. 3. suitable: a road feasible for travel. /ˈfiːzəbəl/ adjective 1. able to be done or put into effect; possible 2. likely; probable: a feasible excuse adj. “capable of being done, accomplished or […]
[fed-er-uh l] /ˈfɛd ər əl/ adjective 1. pertaining to or of the nature of a union of states under a central government distinct from the individual governments of the separate states, as in federal government; federal system. 2. of, relating to, or noting such a central government: federal offices. 3. (initial capital letter) U.S. History. […]
[fee-ling] /ˈfi lɪŋ/ noun 1. the function or the power of perceiving by touch. 2. physical sensation not connected with sight, hearing, taste, or smell. 3. a particular sensation of this kind: a feeling of warmth; a feeling of pain. 4. the general state of consciousness considered independently of particular sensations, thoughts, etc. 5. a […]