Meaning of “disapproval” in the English Dictionary

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"disapproval" in British English

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disapprovalnoun [ U ]

uk /ˌdɪs.əˈpruː.vəl/ us /ˌdɪs.əˈpruː.vəl/

C1 the feeling of having a negative opinion of someone or something:

Although they said nothing, she could sense their disapproval of her suggestion.
There was a note of disapproval in the teacher's voice.

(Definition of “disapproval” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"disapproval" in American English

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disapprovalnoun [ U ]

us /ˌdɪs·əˈpru·vəl/

the expression or feeling that something done or said is wrong:

The boy sensed his mother’s disapproval.
He decided to marry her, to the great disapproval of his father.

(Definition of “disapproval” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)