disapprove Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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disapproveverb [I]

uk   us   /ˌdɪs.əˈpruːv/
B2 to ​feel that something or someone is ​bad, ​wrong, etc.: The ​surveyshowed that 32 ​percent of ​respondentsapprove, 54 ​percent disapprove, and the ​rest are ​undecided. I strongly disapprove ofunderagedrinking.
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disapproveverb [I]

 us   /ˌdɪs·əˈpruv/
to ​think that something is ​wrong, or to have a ​badopinion about someone: Some ​people disapproved of the School Board’s ​decision to have ​studentswearuniforms. They disapproved of his ​conduct.
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