disapproving


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dis·ap·prove

 (dĭs′ə-pro͞ov′)
v. dis·ap·proved, dis·ap·prov·ing, dis·ap·proves
v.tr.
1. To have an unfavorable opinion of; condemn.
2. To refuse to approve; reject.
v.intr.
To have an unfavorable opinion: disapproves of drinking.

dis′ap·prov′er n.
dis′ap·prov′ing·ly adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.disapproving - expressing or manifesting disapproval
unfavorable, unfavourable - not encouraging or approving or pleasing; "unfavorable conditions"; "an unfavorable comparison"; "unfavorable comments", "unfavorable impression"

disapproving

Translations
nesouhlasný
misbilligende
vanòóknunar-
nesúhlasný
onaylamayanuygun bulmayan

disapproving

[ˌdɪsəˈpruːvɪŋ] ADJ [look, glance] → de desaprobación

disapproving

[ˌdɪsəˈpruːvɪŋ] adj [glance, look, frown] → désapprobateur/trice, de désapprobation

disapproving

adj look, glance, personmissbilligend; to make disapproving noisessein Missfallen zum Ausdruck bringen; to be disapproving of somebody/somethingjdn/etw missbilligen

disapproving

[ˌdɪsəˈpruːvɪŋ] adjdi disapprovazione

disapprove

(disəˈpruːv) verb
to have an unfavourable opinion (of). Her mother disapproved of her behaviour.
ˌdisapˈproval noun
She frowned to show her disapproval.
ˌdisapˈproving adjective
a disapproving look.
ˌdisapˈprovingly adverb
References in classic literature ?
The butler was looking even more than usually disapproving, and his disapproval had, so to speak, crystallized, as if it had found some more concrete and definite objective than either barefoot dancing or the United States.
Behind the gold-rimmed spectacles of Master Bean there shone a softer look than usual, a look rather complacent than disapproving.
She somehow felt like a confederate in crime, and tried to look severe and disapproving.
Among the roughly half of Texans who have an opinion on Straus, he is slightly underwater, with more people disapproving (27 percent) than approving (23 percent) his work.
The detailed explanations given by those disapproving of Trump appear in the table below.
Obama's handling of the situation in Syria is overwhelmingly unpopular, with 53 percent of respondents disapproving and 31 percent approving.
Nearly 51 percent of Americans approve of the way Biden is handling his job, with 39 percent disapproving.
Many sessions have been held to discuss this issue and many scholars have given their judgments either in approving or disapproving.
About 38% disapprove of the reform at the State-owned and heavily indebted railways BDZ Holding, which includes mass layoffs, cancelation of a number of trains, and increased fares a of those disapproving a 37% are State servants, 27% work for the private sector, 27% have college degrees, and every second is a supporter or follower of the opposition, left-wing Bulgarian Socialist Party, BSP.
The Field Poll of 1,232 registered voters in California found that Obama s overall approval rating had fallen from 65 percent last March to 56 percent, with 34 percent disapproving of his performance.
1 : the state of disagreeing with or disapproving of <He voiced his opposition.
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