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disapproval

[dis-uh-proo-vuh l] /ˌdɪs əˈpru vəl/
noun
1.
the act or state of disapproving; a condemnatory feeling, look, or utterance; censure:
stern disapproval.
Origin of disapproval
1655-1665
1655-65; dis-1 + approval
Related forms
self-disapproval, noun
Synonyms
disapprobation, dislike, condemnation.
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disapproval

/ˌdɪsəˈpruːvəl/
noun
1.
the act or a state or feeling of disapproving; censure; condemnation
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Word Origin and History for disapproval
n.

1660s; see disapprove + -al (2).

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