disapprobative

adj. disapproving

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • disapprobative — dis·approbative …   English syllables

  • disapprobative — (|)dis+ adjective Etymology: dis (I) + approbative : disapprobatory …   Useful english dictionary

  • dis|ap|pro|ba|to|ry — «dihs AP ruh buh TR ee, TOHR », adjective. = disapprobative. (Cf. ↑disapprobative) …   Useful english dictionary

  • Aurel Kolnai — Infobox Philosopher region = Western Philosophy era = 20th century philosophy color = #B0C4DE image caption = name = Aurel Kolnai birth = December 5, 1900 (Budapest, Hungary) | death = death date and age|1973|06|28|1900|12|05 (London, England)… …   Wikipedia

  • deprecatory — adj 1. censuring, reproachful, op probious, impeaching, slating, inveighing, reproving, recriminating, reprehensive, reprobative, reprobating; denunciatory, denunciating, railing, cursing, condemnatory, maledictory, anathematizing; berating,… …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • derogatory — adj 1. discrediting, disfavorable, unfavorable, disapproving, disapprobatory, disapprobative; censuring, reproachful, opprobrious, impeaching, slating, inveighing, reproving, recriminating, reprehensive, reprobative, reprobating. 2. belittling,… …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • detractive — adj 1. belittling, disparaging, demeaning, deflating, derogatory, derogative, derogating, detractory, detracting, depreciatory, depreciative, depreciating, devaluating; humiliating, humbling, mortifying; lampooning, caricaturing, ridiculing,… …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • opprobrious — adj 1. disgraceful, dishonorable, shameful, degraded, inglorious; infamous, ignominious, odious, contemptible, despicable, detestable, sordid, degenerate, depraved, horrible, heinous, vicious, atrocious, flagitious; corrupt, reprehensible,… …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • disapprobation — /ˌdɪsæprəˈbeɪʃən / (say .disapruh bayshuhn) noun → disapproval. –disapprobative, adjective –disapprobatory, adjective …   Australian English dictionary

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.