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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Since when has journalism sunk so low it reverts to disgusting mickey-taking of a whole organisation because it disapproves of one person and then has the bare face to put it in a newspaper and expect people to swallow this tosh as a serious article?
She is not so interested in putting labels on people, she simply disapproves of one human being killing another.