Western-style dressing is also frowned
upon, and the Iranian police carry out regular morality checks.
Her parents were freethinkers (her mother was Mary Wollstonecraft) who taught her to be liberated from society's restraints, but even they frowned
on her elopement.
The nationally televised incident, which was intended to discourage public displays of affection, set off a firestorm of criticism against police brutality and revealed a generational divide in a culture where dating is frowned
The influential Christopher Commission report on LAPD reform frowned
on police chiefs making endorsements, but Bratton said he was swayed by Padilla's support for the department.
Creativity--on those rare occasions when it can be practiced--is frowned
a big frown and walked to the back of the bus.
In the mid-1960s, many psychologists frowned
on affectionate relationships between parents and children, believing that excessive parental attention breeds needy and demanding offspring.
upon coverage of lesbian and gay culture, thereby all but ignoring the AIDS epidemic in its burgeoning years.
It will be frowned
upon by both clubs' moaned Mr Sale.
Have most people over, say 25, given up smoking in the last couple of decades for health, or because society gradually frowned
on the practice?
The Blair government, which poured scorn on Covent Garden in the past for its elitism and frowned
on black-tie events, now wants to make the House a "people's opera" so that all have the opportunity to attend.
There have always, of course, been boards which frowned
upon parental cosigners, but, of late, the practice is gaining momentum.
The mother who works may be frowned
upon as materialistic, but the mother who stays home may be frowned
upon as unfulfilled.
Although publications like AIZ made good use of the mordant montages of John Heartfield, generally they frowned
upon such "arty" techniques, believing that they detracted from the power of the image to confront the reality of a social situation.
The EC is perceived as generally maintaining a high level of competition among air carriers, and protectionist measures are frowned