In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(adverse)(conditions) desfavorable(conditions) poco propicio(wind) en contrato be unfavorable to sth/sb
- terms unfavorable to the purchaser — condiciones desfavorables para el comprador / que le son desfavorables al comprador
- He said special attention will be paid to overcoming the unfavourable demographic situation by supporting parents.
- The paper argued that a venture capitalist with highly volatile status was more likely to have an unfavorable economic outcome.
- We used repeat deliberate self harm as a marker of an unfavourable outcome.
- The purpose is not in doubt: to inform all parties as soon as possible of the outcome, but apparently only where that outcome is unfavourable to the applicant.
- To prevent an unfavourable outcome, ultimately for all members of society, careful consideration of diverse issues surrounding human tissue is needed.
- The assessment also includes the likely favourable and unfavourable consequences of the decision for oneself and for others.
- The evidence linking increased weight with unfavourable levels of objective physical health indicators is well supported.
- Their low altitude, the unfavourable climatic conditions and the fire were the factors that led to the fatal outcome.
- Her achievement was more impressive given the unfavourable prevailing economic conditions.
- In the Eurobond markets there is a growing list of potential issuers who have postponed or cancelled issues because of unfavourable or poor market conditions.
- From this we can predict favourable and unfavourable outcomes.
- It is more likely that change of paternal genes or antigens would result in heterogeneous outcomes rather than unfavourable pregnancy outcomes.
- This is because the early-arriving males often suffer from unfavorable weather conditions and lack of suitable food.
- Active management of labor is not associated with unfavorable maternal or neonatal outcomes.
- In contrast, Zambia's imports rose in the same period under review leading to unfavourable trade imbalances.
- Detection is diagnostic of myocardial damage in patients admitted with suspected acute coronary syndromes and indicates an unfavourable outcome.
- One question, for example, asks them to recount in 100 words a recent stressful incident in which they averted an unfavourable outcome.
- One could go so far as to say that tests have been designed to conceal unfavourable outcomes.
- The unfavorable economic conditions at home contributed to this year's falling exports, Irwandy said.
- Both teams have poor fan support and unfavorable stadium contracts.
2(negative)(reply/comparison/report) desfavorable(comparison/reply/report) negativo
- The media coverage of the two visits was noteworthy for its lack of any unfavourable commentary on the government's foreign policy.
- Critical judgement of the play has tended to be unfavourable.
- All they get is criticism and unfavorable comparison with their foreign colleagues.
- Surely they can't stand idly by while their party leader levels accusations of treason at newspapers just because their coverage is unfavourable to him.
- The best response to either a favourable or an unfavourable review is to ignore it, except perhaps to discuss a point or two raised in it, or to point out an actual error.
- Readers and other members of the public, sensing a clear impulse to beat down an unfavourable report, must have suspected some truth was giving offence.
- Despite this negative conclusion regarding one of his aims I do not want to leave the reader with an unfavourable impression of the book.
- In recent years, Schröder has filed a series of lawsuits to deflect unfavourable media attention, on one occasion suing a journalist who accused him of dying his hair.
- A famously lapsed Catholic herself, Greer's desire to criticise the document in unfavourable terms is not surprising.
- I have received the lion's share of unfavourable media attention and felt the heat of public scrutiny for two weeks.
- However most of the reviews she got in the Sydney and Melbourne press were unfavourable.
- All previous home condition reports have to be included in the pack, and there will be a record held on a central register, so hiding unfavourable surveys won't be an option.
- The Department head took away some of her responsibilities, she said, and then wrote unfavourable reports about her performance.
- However, as a result of unfavourable press, the company decided it faced what it referred to as a genuine moral issue and changed its views of these men.
- The high prices at many airports have incurred many complaints and also drew unfavourable media attention.
- He flew to a military base to shore up his support in the face of unfavourable polls and growing unease in Washington about the conflict.
- What I read was an unfavourable description of myself, a documentation of my failings as a decent human being - and all entirely true.
- Although he sounds completely satisfied with the band, Andrew is also disappointed with the content of a few unfavourable record reviews.
- Sydenham's basic premise is that historians have either neglected this revolutionary, or given him a rather unfavourable press.
- Is this simply a way of diverting attention from the unfavourable headlines some have faced in recent months?
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