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Definition of disapprove:

  1. To pass unfavorable judgment upon; to condemn by an act of the judgment; to regard as wrong, unsuitable, or inexpedient; to censure; as, to disapprove the conduct of others.
  2. To refuse official approbation to; to disallow; to decline to sanction; as, the sentence of the court- martial was disapproved by the commander in chief.

Synonyms:

pooh-pooh, decry, complain, frown on, winnow out, disesteem, turn away, object to, deplore, set aside, like, spurn, take a dim view of, discountenance, decline, reprobate, resist, take exception to, veto, rule out, pass up, disdain, hold no brief for, not go for, oppose, object, turn down, freeze off, reject.

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