To have or express an unfavorable opinion of; consider (something) wrong; condemn
To refuse to give sufficient parental affection or care to (a child or young animal).
Resist is defined as to fend off, oppose or work against.
To prevent or try to prevent by disapproving or raising objections or obstacles
To give sanction or support to; tolerate or approve:
To verify; to make good; to substantiate; to establish; to sustain.
To cause to move backward or in a reverse direction:
A penalty imposed for violating accepted social norms. A sanction may be civil or criminal in nature. Criminal sanctions are either fine, imprisonment, or both. Authorization and/or approval by someone in a position of authority; for example, the act of imposing a penalty.
The definition of approve is to say you like something or you are alright with it happening.
To feel and express disapproval of; plead against
To hold in disfavor.
To have or express an unfavorable opinion of
To feel or express disapproval or dislike
To make embarrassed and ill at ease; make self-conscious; disconcert
(Intransitive) To be vexed or annoyed.
To cause to become confused or perplexed.
To embarrass; disconcert; abash
To discomfort is defined as to make someone feel uncomfortable or to cause slight pain.
To frustrate (plans, for example) by throwing into disorder; disarrange.
To cause to feel self-conscious or ill at ease; disconcert:
To disturb; disconcert
(Now Rare) To cause (bodily tissue) to decay or become gangrenous
(Scots) To be pleased.
To cause physical pain to; hurt:
To regard or treat unfavorably; slight
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