Simple Definition of disapprove
: to believe that someone or something is bad or wrong : to not approve of someone or something
: to officially refuse to approve or accept (something)
Examples of disapprove
She married him even though her parents disapproved.
The treaty was disapproved by the Senate.
First Known Use of disapprove
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