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Synonyms for disapprove
ˌdɪs əˈpruv

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Wiktionary

  1. disapproveverb

    Antonyms:
    approve

  2. disapproveverb

    Antonyms:
    approve

  3. disapproveverb

    Antonyms:
    approve

  4. disapproveverb

    Antonyms:
    approve

Princeton's WordNet

  1. disapproveverb

    consider bad or wrong

    Synonyms:
    reject

    Antonyms:
    approve, sanction, O.K., okay

  2. disapprove, rejectverb

    deem wrong or inappropriate

    "I disapprove of her child rearing methods"

    Synonyms:
    spurn, reject, refuse, pass up, pooh-pooh, eliminate, turn down, rule out, winnow out, scorn, resist, turn away, freeze off, disdain, decline

    Antonyms:
    okay, approve, O.K., sanction

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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. disapproveverb

    Synonyms:
    dislike, condemn, censure, regard as wrong

  2. disapproveverb

    Synonyms:
    reject, disallow, refuse or decline to sanction

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How to use disapprove in a sentence?

  1. Voltaire:

    I disapprove of what you say, but will defend to the death your right to say it.

  2. Robert Menendez:

    I believe we could still get a better deal and here's how: We can disapprove this agreement, without rejecting the entire agreement.

  3. Aaron David Miller:

    They clearly disapprove of this, you would think that the more appropriate comment would have been: 'We don't think this is helpful.'.

  4. S. G. Tallentyre:

    I disapprove of what you say, but I will defend to the death your right to say it.N. B. This quote is commonly attributed to Voltaire, but it is not found in his writing.

  5. Chuck Schumer:

    While I will certainly share my view and try to persuade them that the vote to disapprove is the right one, in my experience with matters of conscience and great consequence like this, each member ultimately comes to their own conclusion.

Images & Illustrations of disapprove

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