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disapprobation

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  1. refusal to accept as right or desirable there was widespread disapprobation of their mixed marriage in that narrow-minded community Synonyms of disapprobation deprecation, disapproval, discountenance, disesteem, disfavor, dislike, displeasureWords Related to disapprobation disrelish, distaste; rejection, thumbs-down; blame, censure, condemnation, criticism, denunciation, dispraise, opprobrium, reprehension, reproach, reprobation; antagonism, antipathy, hostility; belittlement, disparagement, objection, oppositionNear Antonyms of disapprobation acclaim, commendation, praise; endorsement (also indorsement), sanction, thumbs-up; empathy, sympathyAntonyms of disapprobation approbation, approval, favor

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to suppress quietly or indirectly

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