Translation of "disapprove" - English-Spanish dictionary


verb uk /ˌdɪs·əˈpruːv/ us /ˌdɪs·əˈpruv/ present participle disapproving, past tense and past participle disapproved

to think that someone or something is bad or wrong

no estar de acuerdo
Her family disapproved of the marriage.

(Translation of “disapprove” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


verb /disəˈpruːv/

to have an unfavourable opinion (of)

Her mother disapproved of her new boyfriend.
disapproval noun

She frowned to show her disapproval.
disapproving adjective

de desaprobación
a disapproving look.
disapprovingly adverb

con desaprobación, desaprobadoramente
Martha glared at him disapprovingly.

(Translation of “disapprove” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)