Disapprove and criticize

disapprobation
(n)
diss-ap-rǝ-BAY-shǝn
Meaning

disapproval; condemnation

1st Sample Sentence

During the cabinet meeting, the prime minister expressed severe disapprobation of the recent scandalous statements of several of the ministers.

Root

dis (do the opposite of)#probare (to try, test, prove) (Latin)

Synonyms

castigation, detraction, disapprobation

Antonyms

adulation, approbation

Mnemonics

disapprobation=disappro(v)ation

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