Meaning of “frown on something/someone” in the English Dictionary

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"frown on something/someone" in American English

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frown on something/someone

phrasal verb with frown us /frɑʊn/ verb [ I ]

to disapprove of something or someone:

You can wear jeans, but I think the restaurant frowns on shorts and sneakers.

(Definition of “frown on something/someone” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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