Disapprove

Definition of Disapprove

Dis`ap`prove
v. t.1.To pass unfavorable judgment upon; to condemn by an act of the judgment; to regard as wrong, unsuitable, or inexpedient; to censure; as, to disapprove the conduct of others.
[imp. & p. p. Disapproved ; p. pr. & vb. n. Disapproving.]
2.To refuse official approbation to; to disallow; to decline to sanction; as, the sentence of the court-martial was disapproved by the commander in chief.

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