disapprove of (someone or something)

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disapprove of (someone or something)

To regard someone or something as unacceptable or inappropriate. The boss frequently disapproves of our very long lunches on Friday afternoons. My mother disapproves of the length of my skirt, but I think it's just fine.
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disapprove of someone or something

to object to someone or something. I disapprove of her choice for maid of honor. Do you disapprove of me?
See also: disapprove, of
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According to a Washington Post-ABC news poll, Trump's approval rating among voting-age Americans stands at 44 percent, with 53 percent saying they disapprove of him. It indicated that among registered voters, 47 percent say they approve of Trump while 50 percent disapprove.
Even among those young adults who said they voted for Trump in the 2016 presidential election, 22 percent disapprove of him now.