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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We do not care if there is a group that disapproves of us, what is important is we do our jobs as representatives.
Widowed, divorced, single by choice or simply waiting for Mr/Miss Right, whatever the reason for being on your own, the truth is that society actually disapproves of us.