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frowned (on or upon)

verb
past tense of frown (on or upon)

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to hold an unfavorable opinion of
  • a usage that is frowned upon by some grammarians

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“Frowned (on or upon).” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/frowned%20%28on%20or%20upon%29. Accessed 18 Jan. 2021.

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