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English definition of “disapprove”

disapprove

verb [I]     /ˌdɪs.əˈpruːv/
B2 to feel that something or someone is bad, wrong, etc.: The survey showed that 32 percent of respondents approve, 54 percent disapprove, and the rest are undecided. I strongly disapprove of underage drinking. → Opposite approveDisapproving and criticizingDamaging reputation
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