Synonyms and related words:
accordantly, acquiescently, advantageously, affirmatively, agreeably, amelioratively, amiably, amicably, approvingly, ardently, arm in arm, as lief, assentingly, auspiciously, beneficially, benignantly, benignly, brightly, compliantly, congenially, consentingly, cordially, enthusiastically, fain, familiarly, fortunately, friendliwise, friendly, genially, good, graciously, hand in hand, happily, heartily, helpfully, helpingly, humanely, humanly, indulgently, intimately, kindheartedly, kindly, lief, lieve, luckily, melioratively, nicely, nothing loath, pleasantly, positively, profitably, promisingly, propitiously, prosperously, satisfyingly, serviceably, softheartedly, successfully, swimmingly, tenderheartedly, to advantage, to the good, ungrudgingly, ungrumblingly, unreluctantly, usefully, warmheartedly, warmly, well, willingly, with advantage, with open arms, without demur, without hesitation, without reluctance, yes

Moby Thesaurus. . 1996.

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  • favorably — [adv1] genially, in a kindly manner agreeably, amiably, approvingly, cordially, courteously, enthusiastically, fairly, generously, graciously, heartily, helpfully, positively, receptively, usefully, willingly, with approbation, with approval,… …   New thesaurus

  • favorably — (Amer.) adv. approvingly, kindly, in a well disposed manner (also favourably) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • favorably — adverb In a favorable manner. She looked favorably on people who gave freely their assistance. See Also: favor, favorable, favorite …   Wiktionary

  • favorably — adverb showing approval (Freq. 3) he reviewed the play favorably • Syn: ↑favourably • Ant: ↑unfavorably • Derived from adjective: ↑favorable …   Useful english dictionary

  • Favorably — Favorable Fa vor*a*ble (f[=a] v[ e]r*[.a]*b l), a. [Written also {favourable}.] [F. favorable, L. favorabilis favored, popular, pleasing, fr. favor. See {Favor}, n.] 1. Full of favor; favoring; manifesting partiality; kind; propitious; friendly.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • favorably — adverb see favorable …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • favorably — See favorableness. * * * …   Universalium

  • favorably — (Roget s IV) modif. 1. [In an encouraging fashion] Syn. approvingly, agreeably, kindly, helpfully, usefully, fairly, willingly, heartily, cordially, genially, generously, amiably, graciously, courteously, receptively, with favor, with approval,… …   English dictionary for students

  • favorably — fa·vor·ably …   English syllables

  • favorably disposed — index partial (biased) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

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