disapprovingly


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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:
Adv.1.disapprovingly - showing disapproval; "he shook his head disapprovingly"
approvingly - in an approving manner; "she nodded approvingly"
Translations
بِعَدَم اسْتِحْسان، باسْتِهْجان
odmítavě
misbilligende
meî vanòóknun
odmietavo
onaylamayarakuygun bulmayarak

disapprovingly

[ˌdɪsəˈpruːvɪŋlɪ] ADV [look, frown] → con desaprobación
he shook his head disapprovinglyhizo un gesto de desaprobación con la cabeza

disapprovingly

[ˌdɪsəˈpruːvɪŋli] adv [say] → d'un ton désapprobateur; [look] → d'un air désapprobateur

disapprovingly

disapprovingly

[ˌdɪsəˈpruːvɪŋlɪ] advcon aria (or tono) di 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 ?
He stared up disapprovingly over his eye-glasses as Mr.
Of the behavior of the eldest princess and Prince Vasili she spoke disapprovingly, but in whispers and as a great secret.
But his self-love would endure no further torment: I heard, and not altogether disapprovingly, a manual cheek given to her saucy tongue.
They shook their heads disapprovingly and muttered: "A man like that oughtn't to drink.
The little old lady shook her head, and sighed disapprovingly.
Vasili Andreevich shook his head disapprovingly at what Nikita was doing, as in general he disapproved of the peasant's stupidity and lack of education, and he began to settle himself down for the night.
b One of the members going down--a lean official with a portfolio--stood out of his way and looked disapprovingly at the legs of the stranger, then glanced inquiringly at Oblonsky.
Wrench, eyeing the struggling apron disapprovingly, mentioned that Mr Pickering had bought a revolver that morning.
I'M not saying the gods looked disapprovingly on Alan Pardew when he did that goal-celebrating dad dance at Wembley - but look at ths e facts.
The government appealed against the administrative court's decision while in the case of the ombudswoman's report it asked for the advice of the Attorney General, said the Akel deputy, disapprovingly.
One causes may involve parts of the brain involved in fear and anxiety (such as the amygdala), or misreading others' behavior, such as thinking people are staring or looking disapprovingly at you, when they are not.