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disfavor

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1 a strong feeling of not liking or approving

  • made no attempt to hide his disfavor of his wifeʼs relatives
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2 refusal to accept as right or desirable

  • their suggestion was met with disfavor by virtually all of the other club members
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3 the negative result caused by something that creates difficulty for achieving success

  • the defendant certainly acted to his own disfavor with his frequent outbursts
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disfavor

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1 to feel dislike for

  • a style of stage acting that is disfavored by most theatergoers today
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2 to hold an unfavorable opinion of

  • polls showing that this political candidate is highly disfavored by most voters
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look down one's nose (on)

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to express warning or disapproval

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