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disapproval

noun dis·ap·prov·al \ˌdis-ə-ˈprü-vəl\

: lack of approval : the belief that someone or something is bad or wrong

Full Definition of DISAPPROVAL

Examples of DISAPPROVAL

  1. I could sense her disapproval.
  2. They made their disapproval of our behavior very clear.

First Known Use of DISAPPROVAL

1662

Rhymes with DISAPPROVAL

DISAPPROVAL Defined for Kids

disapproval

noun dis·ap·prov·al \ˌdi-sə-ˈprü-vəl\

Definition of DISAPPROVAL for Kids

:  the feeling of not liking or agreeing with something or someone

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