Meaning of disapprove

dis•ap•prove

Pronunciation: (dis"u-prv'), [key]
— v., -proved, -prov•ing.
—v.t.
  1. to think (something) wrong or reprehensible; censure or condemn in opinion.
  2. to withhold approval from; decline to sanction: The Senate disapproved the nominations.
—v.i.
  1. to have an unfavorable opinion; express disapproval (usually fol. by of&hasp;).
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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