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Synonyms for disapproval

Synonyms for disapproval

unfavorable opinion or judgment

Synonyms for disapproval

a feeling of disliking something or what someone is doing

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an inclination to withhold approval from some person or group

References in classic literature ?
Stringer nodded his head approvingly, and for a time they continued to regard the swelling bulks with expressions that had changed from indifference to disapproval.
The princess saw that her father regarded the matter with disapproval, but at that moment the thought occurred to her that her fate would be decided now or never.
Hilbery, and far from minding the presence of maids, she would often address herself to them, and was never altogether unconscious of their approval or disapproval of her remarks.
She was also extremely jealous, and had a way of signifying disapproval of my methods that led to many coldnesses and even bickerings between us, which I now see to have been undignified.
The hut was occupied by an old priest, and as the boy in armor pushed in, without the usual formality of knocking the old man looked up with an expression of annoyance and disapproval.
With her sensitive nature all disapproval had weight, even the disapproval of those for whose opinions she had scant respect.
Scarlett Trent had turned round in his chair, and was eying the pale, nervous figure with a certain hard disapproval.
She knew they were failures, and he read her disapproval in every perfunctory and unenthusiastic line of her letter.
Then, without premeditation, we may express our disapproval of such a turn by getting up from our seats and leaving the theatre for a promenade and a breath of fresh air outside, coming back, when the turn is over, to enjoy the rest of the programme.
Rolland's bushy eyebrows frowned in stern disapproval of the new topic of conversation.
The house itself is in tolerably good condition, though badly weather-stained and in dire need of attention from the glazier, the smaller male population of the region having attested in the manner of its kind its disapproval of dwelling without dwellers.
so harshly and pitilessly resolute in asserting her disapproval of our marriage?
Marilla said more than she had intended to say when she began, for she read disapproval in Mrs.
The present surgeon was not a man to be daunted by a lady's disapproval of him.
Anne's disapproval of the whole project showed itself in the haughty uplift of her head and the studied politeness of her remarks.