What is another word for dis approval?

434 synonyms found


[ dˈɪs ɐpɹˈuːvə͡l], [ dˈɪs ɐpɹˈuːvə‍l], [ d_ˈɪ_s ɐ_p_ɹ_ˈuː_v_əl]

Disapproval is a term that refers to the act of expressing disapproval or expressing negative judgment towards something or someone. Several synonyms exist for this word, including dissent, objection, criticism, reproach, condemnation, and censure. Dissent tends to imply a difference in opinion while objection has more of a confrontational connotation. Criticism aims to identify flaws in a particular aspect, while condemnation is a strong expression of disapproval. Censure, on the other hand, implies a formal or official reprimand. The use of these synonyms may depend on the context in which they are used and the degree of disapproval being expressed.

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How to use "Dis approval" in context?

Though many of us may enjoy a good opinionated tirade, we can also find ourselves cringing when someone openly disrespects us. We might think, "why does this person have to be so mean?" But as we all know, there are plenty of people who thrive on mindless negativity.

It doesn't have to be a personal attack. Disapproval can come in a variety of forms, from ignoring us to making snide remarks. In any case, the message is clear: We're not good enough.

And the sad thing is, this kind of treatment can have an indirect impact on our self-confidence.

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