Disapprobation

(Roget's Thesaurus)
<- N
PARAG:Disapprobation->N
GRP: \\ N \\ 1
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ disapprobation
disapprobation
disapproval
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ improbation
improbation
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ disesteem
disesteem
disvaluation
displacency
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ odium
odium
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ dislike
dislike
&c. 867
GRP: \\ N \\ 2
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ dispraise
dispraise
discommendation
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ blame
blame
censure
obloquy
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ detraction
detraction
&c. 934
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ disparagement
disparagement
depreciation
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ denunciation
denunciation
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ condemnation
condemnation
&c. 971
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ ostracism
ostracism
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ black list
black list
GRP: \\ N \\ 3
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ animadversion
animadversion
reflection
stricture
objection
exception
criticism
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ sardonic grin
sardonic grin
sardonic laugh
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ sarcasm
sarcasm
insinuation
innuendo
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ bad compliment
bad compliment
poor compliment
left-handed compliment
GRP: \\ N \\ 4
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ satire
satire
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ sneer
sneer
&c.(contempt) 930
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ taunt
taunt
&c.(disrespect) 929
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ cavil
cavil
carping
censoriousness
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ hypercriticism
hypercriticism
&c.(fastidiousness) 868
GRP: \\ N \\ 5
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ reprehension
reprehension
remonstrance
expostulation
reproof
reprobation
admonition
increpation
reproach
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ rebuke
rebuke
reprimand
castigation
jobation
lecture
curtain lecture
blow up
wigging
dressing
rating
scolding
trimming
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ correction
correction
set down
rap on the knuckles
coup de bec
rebuff
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ slap
slap
slap on the face
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ home thrust
home thrust
hit
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ frown
frown
scowl
black look
GRP: \\ N \\ 6
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ diatribe
diatribe
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ jeremiad
jeremiad
jeremiade
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ tirade
tirade
philippic
GRP: \\ N \\ 7
Sgm: \\ N \\ 7 \\ clamor
clamor
outcry
hue and cry
Sgm: \\ N \\ 7 \\ hiss
hiss
hissing
Sgm: \\ N \\ 7 \\ sibilation
sibilation
catcall
Sgm: \\ N \\ 7 \\ execration
execration
&c. 908
GRP: \\ N \\ 8
Sgm: \\ N \\ 8 \\ chiding
chiding
upbraiding
&c.->V.
Sgm: \\ N \\ 8 \\ exprobation
exprobation
abuse
vituperation
invective
objurgation
contumely
Sgm: \\ N \\ 8 \\ hard words
hard words
cutting words
bitter words
GRP: \\ N \\ 9
Sgm: \\ N \\ 9 \\ evil-speaking
evil-speaking
Sgm: \\ N \\ 9 \\ bad language
bad language
&c. 908
Sgm: \\ N \\ 9 \\ personality
personality
PARAG:Disapprobation->V
GRP: \\ V \\ 1
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ disapprove
disapprove
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ dislike
dislike
&c. 867
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ lament
lament
&c. 839
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ object to
object to
take exception to
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ be scandalized at
be scandalized at
think ill of
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ view with disfavor
view with disfavor
view with dark eyes
view with jaundiced eyes
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ nil admirari
nil admirari
disvalue
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ improbate
improbate
GRP: \\ V \\ 2
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ frown upon
frown upon
look grave
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ bend the brows
bend the brows
knit the brows
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ shake the head at
shake the head at
shrug the shoulders
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ turn up the nose
turn up the nose
&c.(contempt) 930
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ look askance
look askance
look black upon
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ look with an evil eye
look with an evil eye
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ make a wry face
make a wry face
make a wry mouth at
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ set one's face against
set one's face against
GRP: \\ V \\ 3
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ dispraise
dispraise
discommend
disparage
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ deprecate
deprecate
speak ill of
not speak well of
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ condemn
condemn
&c.(find guilty) 971
GRP: \\ V \\ 4
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ blame
blame
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ lay blame upon
lay blame upon
cast blame upon
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ censure
censure
fronder
reproach
pass censure on
reprobate
impugn
GRP: \\ V \\ 5
Sgm: \\ V \\ 5 \\ remonstrate
remonstrate
expostulate
recriminate
GRP: \\ V \\ 6
Sgm: \\ V \\ 6 \\ reprehend
reprehend
chide
admonish
Sgm: \\ V \\ 6 \\ berate
berate
betongue
Sgm: \\ V \\ 6 \\ bring to account
bring to account
call to account
call over the coals
call to order
Sgm: \\ V \\ 6 \\ take to task
take to task
reprove
lecture
bring to book
Sgm: \\ V \\ 6 \\ read a lesson
read a lesson
read a lecture to
Sgm: \\ V \\ 6 \\ rebuke
rebuke
correct
GRP: \\ V \\ 7
Sgm: \\ V \\ 7 \\ reprimand
reprimand
chastise
castigate
lash
blow up
trounce
trim
laver la tete
overhaul
Sgm: \\ V \\ 7 \\ give it one
give it one
give it one finely
Sgm: \\ V \\ 7 \\ gibbet
gibbet
GRP: \\ V \\ 8
Sgm: \\ V \\ 8 \\ accuse
accuse
&c. 938
Sgm: \\ V \\ 8 \\ impeach
impeach
denounce
Sgm: \\ V \\ 8 \\ hold up to reprobation
hold up to reprobation
hold up to execration
Sgm: \\ V \\ 8 \\ expose
expose
brand
gibbet
stigmatize
Sgm: \\ V \\ 8 \\ show up
show up
pull up
take up
Sgm: \\ V \\ 8 \\ cry
cry
=>shame
shame
upon
Sgm: \\ V \\ 8 \\ be outspoken
be outspoken
Sgm: \\ V \\ 8 \\ raise a hue and cry against
raise a hue and cry against
GRP: \\ V \\ 9
Sgm: \\ V \\ 9 \\ execrate
execrate
&c. 908
Sgm: \\ V \\ 9 \\ exprobate
exprobate
speak daggers
vituperate
Sgm: \\ V \\ 9 \\ abuse
abuse
abuse like a pickpocket
Sgm: \\ V \\ 9 \\ scold
scold
rate
objurgate
upbraid
fall foul of
Sgm: \\ V \\ 9 \\ jaw
jaw
Sgm: \\ V \\ 9 \\ rail
rail
rail at
rail in good set terms
Sgm: \\ V \\ 9 \\ bark at
bark at
Sgm: \\ V \\ 9 \\ anathematize
anathematize
call names
Sgm: \\ V \\ 9 \\ call by hard names
call by hard names
call by ugly names
Sgm: \\ V \\ 9 \\ avile|
avile|
revile
Sgm: \\ V \\ 9 \\ vilify
vilify
vilipend
Sgm: \\ V \\ 9 \\ bespatter
bespatter
Sgm: \\ V \\ 9 \\ backbite
backbite
Sgm: \\ V \\ 9 \\ clapperclaw
clapperclaw
Sgm: \\ V \\ 9 \\ rave against
rave against
thunder against
fulminate against
Sgm: \\ V \\ 9 \\ load with reproaches
load with reproaches
GRP: \\ V \\ 10
Sgm: \\ V \\ 10 \\ exclaim against
exclaim against
protest against
inveigh against
declaim against
cry out against
raise one's voice against
GRP: \\ V \\ 11
Sgm: \\ V \\ 11 \\ decry
decry
Sgm: \\ V \\ 11 \\ cry down
cry down
run down
frown down
Sgm: \\ V \\ 11 \\ clamor
clamor
hiss
hoot
mob
ostracize
blacklist
Sgm: \\ V \\ 11 \\ draw up a round robin
draw up a round robin
sign a round robin
GRP: \\ V \\ 12
Sgm: \\ V \\ 12 \\ animadvert upon
animadvert upon
reflect upon
Sgm: \\ V \\ 12 \\ glance at
glance at
Sgm: \\ V \\ 12 \\ cast reflection
cast reflection
cast reproach
cast a slur upon
Sgm: \\ V \\ 12 \\ insinuate
insinuate
damn with faint praise
=>hint a fault and hesitate dislike
Sgm: \\ V \\ 12 \\ hint a fault and hesitate dislike
hint a fault and hesitate dislike
Sgm: \\ V \\ 12 \\ not to be able to say much for
not to be able to say much for
GRP: \\ V \\ 13
Sgm: \\ V \\ 13 \\ scoff at
scoff at
point at
Sgm: \\ V \\ 13 \\ twit
twit
taunt
&c.(disrespect) 929
Sgm: \\ V \\ 13 \\ sneer at
sneer at
&c.(despise) 230
Sgm: \\ V \\ 13 \\ satirize
satirize
lampoon
Sgm: \\ V \\ 13 \\ defame
defame
&c.(detract) 934
Sgm: \\ V \\ 13 \\ depreciate
depreciate
find fault with
criticize
cut up
Sgm: \\ V \\ 13 \\ pull to pieces
pull to pieces
pick to pieces
Sgm: \\ V \\ 13 \\ take exception
take exception
Sgm: \\ V \\ 13 \\ cavil
cavil
Sgm: \\ V \\ 13 \\ peck at
peck at
nibble at
carp at
Sgm: \\ V \\ 13 \\ be censorious
be censorious
&c.->Adj.
Sgm: \\ V \\ 13 \\ pick holes
pick holes
pick a hole
pick a hole in one's coat
Sgm: \\ V \\ 13 \\ make a fuss about
make a fuss about
GRP: \\ V \\ 14
Sgm: \\ V \\ 14 \\ take down
take down
set down
Sgm: \\ V \\ 14 \\ snub
snub
snap one up
give a rap on the knuckles
Sgm: \\ V \\ 14 \\ throw a stone at
throw a stone at
throw a stone in one's garden
Sgm: \\ V \\ 14 \\ have a fling
have a fling
have a snap at
Sgm: \\ V \\ 14 \\ have words with
have words with
pluck a crow with
Sgm: \\ V \\ 14 \\ give one a wipe
give one a wipe
give one a lick with the rough side of the tongue
GRP: \\ V \\ 15
Sgm: \\ V \\ 15 \\ incur blame
incur blame
excite disapprobation
scandalize
shock
revolt
Sgm: \\ V \\ 15 \\ get a bad name
get a bad name
forfeit one's good opinon
be under a cloud
come under the ferule
bring a hornet's nest about one's ears
GRP: \\ V \\ 16
Sgm: \\ V \\ 16 \\ take blame
take blame
stand corrected
Sgm: \\ V \\ 16 \\ have to answer for
have to answer for
PARAG:Disapprobation->Adj
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ disapproving
disapproving
&c.->V.
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ scandalized
scandalized
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 2
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ disparaging
disparaging
condemnatory
damnatory
denunciatory
reproachful
abusive
objurgatory
clamorous
vituperative
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ defamatory
defamatory
&c. 934
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 3
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ satirical
satirical
sarcastic
sardonic
cynical
dry
sharp
cutting
biting
severe
withering
trenchant
hard upon
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ censorious
censorious
critical
captious
carping
hypercritical
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ fastidious
fastidious
&c. 868
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ sparing of praise
sparing of praise
grudging praise
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 4
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 4 \\ disapproved
disapproved
chid
&c.->V.
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 4 \\ in bad odor
in bad odor
blown upon
unapproved
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 4 \\ unblest
unblest
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 4 \\ at a discount
at a discount
exploded
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 4 \\ weighed in the balance and found wanting
weighed in the balance and found wanting
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 5
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 5 \\ blameworthy
blameworthy
reprehensible
&c.(guilt) 947
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 5 \\ to blame
to blame
worthy of blame
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 5 \\ answerable
answerable
uncommendable
exceptionable
not to be thought of
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 5 \\ bad
bad
&c. 649
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 5 \\ vicious
vicious
&c. 945
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 6
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 6 \\ unlamented
unlamented
unbewailed
unpitied
PARAG:Disapprobation->Adv
GRP: \\ Adv \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ with a wry face
with a wry face
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ reproachfully
reproachfully
&c.->Adj.
PARAG:Disapprobation->Int
GRP: \\ Int \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Int \\ 1 \\ it is too bad
it is too bad
=>!
it won't do
it will never do
=>!
marry come up
=>!
Oh
=>!
come
=>!
'sdeath
=>!
forbid it Heaven
=>!
God forbid
Heaven forbid
=>!
out upon
fie upon it
=>!
away with
=>!
tut
=>!
O tempora
=>!
O mores
=>!
shame
=>!
fie
fie for shame
=>!
out on you
=>!
tell it not in Gath
=>!

English dictionary for students. 2013.

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  • Disapprobation — Dis*ap pro*ba tion, n. [Pref. dis + approbation: cf. F. d[ e]sapprobation. Cf. {Disapprove}.] The act of disapproving; mental condemnation of what is judged wrong, unsuitable, or inexpedient; feeling of censure. We have ever expressed the most… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • disapprobation — I noun abhorrence, admonishment, adverse comment, animadversion, aspersion, ban, bar, caviling, censure, chiding, commination, complaint, condemnation, contumely, criticism, damnation, decrial, denouncement, denunciation, deprecation,… …   Law dictionary

  • disapprobation — 1640s; see DIS (Cf. dis ) + APPROBATION (Cf. approbation) …   Etymology dictionary

  • disapprobation — ► NOUN ▪ strong disapproval …   English terms dictionary

  • disapprobation — [dis΄ap΄rə bā′shən] n. disapproval …   English World dictionary

  • disapprobation — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) Condemnation Nouns 1. disapprobation, disapproval; dislike. 2. (lack of approval) discommendation, demerit; blame, detraction, condemnation. 3. (criticism) animadversion, reflection, stricture, objection …   English dictionary for students

  • disapprobation — noun Date: 1647 the act or state of disapproving ; the state of being disapproved ; condemnation …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • disapprobation — /dis ap reuh bay sheuhn/, n. disapproval; condemnation. [1640 50; DIS 1 + APPROBATION] * * * …   Universalium

  • disapprobation — noun An act or expression of condemnation or disapproval, especially on moral grounds. Ant: approbation See Also: disapproval, disapprove …   Wiktionary

  • disapprobation — dis|ap|pro|ba|tion [ˌdısæprəˈbeıʃən] n [U] formal disapproval of someone or something because you think they are morally wrong ≠ ↑approbation …   Dictionary of contemporary English

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