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English definition of “disapproving”


adjective uk   /ˌdɪs.əˈpruː.vɪŋ/ us  
showing that you feel something or someone is bad or wrong: a disapproving lookCritical and uncomplimentary
adverb uk   /-li/ us  
They looked at her disapprovingly.Disapproving and criticizingDamaging reputation
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