Search Result for "disapprobation":
1. an expression of strong disapproval; pronouncing as wrong or morally culpable;
- Example: "his uncompromising condemnation of racism"
[syn: disapprobation, condemnation]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
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 unqualified disapprobation of all the steps. --Burke. [1913 Webster]