Examples of disapproval in a Sentence
I could sense her disapproval.
They made their disapproval of our behavior very clear.
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The large crowds turning out to the meetings have been eager to voice their disapproval of the way some council members conduct business.
There was also solid opposition to Medicaid cuts (62 percent) and overwhelming disapproval (78 percent) for allowing insurers to raise premiums for older adults beyond what is currently permitted.
A survey published in June by the Pew Research Center found sharp disapproval of Mr. Trump and his economic and environmental policies around the globe.
East Chicago City Council passed a resolution at Monday's meeting officially expressing their disapproval of the Corps dumping the sediment from the canal in East Chicago.
Some did as a matter of principle, others to register disapproval of government austerity policies, and so on and so forth.
Former President George W. Bush had a 57 percent approval rating vs. a 35 percent disapproval rating the first week in July of his first term.
The Republican Party's widespread disapproval of abortion has seen funding taken away from Planned Parenthood clinics, and these changes have started being rolled out.
In response to the disapproval from lawmakers, Brownback referred back to his budget proposal, which was thoroughly criticized by lawmakers in January.
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First Known Use of disapproval
Synonymsdeprecation, disapprobation, discountenance, disesteem, disfavor, dislike, displeasure
Antonymsapprobation, approval, favor
Related Wordsdisrelish, distaste; rejection, thumbs-down; blame, censure, condemnation, criticism, denunciation, dispraise, opprobrium, reprehension, reproach, reprobation; antagonism, antipathy, hostility; belittlement, disparagement, objection, opposition
Near Antonymsacclaim, commendation, praise; endorsement (also indorsement), sanction, thumbs-up; empathy, sympathy
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