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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?
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It's time you began to live your life on your terms, making your own decisions to meet your needs, and in a manner that makes sense to you, whether she approves or disapproves.
The Toronto Stock Exchange neither approves nor disapproves the information contained in this News Release, The TSX Venture Exchange neither approves nor disapproves the information contained in this News Release.
our months before midterm elections that will define the second half of his term, nearly six in 10 voters say they lack faith in the president to make the right decisions for the country, and a clear majority once again disapproves of how he is dealing with the economy.
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The Toronto Stock Exchange neither approves nor disapproves the information contained in this News Release, Bema Gold Corporation trades on The Toronto and American stock exchanges.
NOTE: The Alberta Stock Exchange neither approves nor disapproves
The Vancouver Stock Exchange neither approves nor disapproves of the contents of this news release.
Hopley Vice President Corporate Development -0- The Vancouver Stock Exchange neither approves nor disapproves the information contained in this News Release.