Definitions for disapproval
ˌdɪs əˈpru vəldis·ap·proval
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a feeling of disliking something or what someone is doing
the expression of disapproval
disfavor, disfavour, dislike, disapprovalnoun
an inclination to withhold approval from some person or group
the act of disapproving or condemning
The act of disapproving, an expression of condemnation.
Disapproval is the act or state of expressing or feeling disagreement, criticism, or dissatisfaction towards someone's actions, behaviors, or situation. It often implies a sense of judgment and a belief that something is morally wrong, unacceptable, or inappropriate.
disapprobation; dislike; censure; adverse judgment
The numerical value of disapproval in Chaldean Numerology is: 8
The numerical value of disapproval in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7
... while we understand that you intend to veto any joint resolution of disapproval that Congress may send to your desk, it would be entirely inappropriate and divisive for your Administration to vote to lift UN-backed sanctions should Congress reject the final agreement and override a presidential veto to that effect.
Criticism is the disapproval of people, not for having faults, but having faults different from your own.
Advocates on both sides have strong cases for their point of view that cannot simply be dismissed. This has made evaluating the agreement a difficult and deliberate endeavor, and after deep study, careful thought and considerable soul-searching, I have decided I must oppose the agreement and will vote yes on a motion of disapproval.
Few men are willing to brave the disapproval of their fellows, the censure of their colleagues, the wrath of their society. Moral courage is a rarer commodity than bravery in battle or great intelligence. Yet it is the one essential, vital quality for those who seek to change a world which yields most painfully to change.
Once in five years we get a chance to voice our disapproval, a futile exercise.
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