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synonyms for disapprovingly

  • skeptically
  • suspiciously
  • askew
  • disdainfully
  • dubiously
  • obliquely
  • sidelong
  • sideways
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How to use disapprovingly in a sentence

The initial investors decide whether to take a flier on the SPAC’s sponsor and acquisition plan, with the knowledge that they would be able to get their money back if a majority disapproves of the eventual acquisition target.
WTF IS A SPAC?TIM PETERSONJANUARY 21, 2021DIGIDAY
The Ipsos poll, in fact, shows that even Republicans are about evenly split on Hawley’s recent behavior, with 49 percent disapproving and 46 percent approving.
FROM BAD TO WORSE FOR JOSH HAWLEYAARON BLAKEJANUARY 14, 2021WASHINGTON POST
When people were asked whether they approved of the “recent behavior” of Hawley and other political figures, 68 percent disapproved, while just 24 percent approved.
FROM BAD TO WORSE FOR JOSH HAWLEYAARON BLAKEJANUARY 14, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Scholars disapproved of her removal of the documents from Iraq, and the government demanded an apology from the paper and the return of the files.
NEW YORK TIMES SAYS IT CAN’T VERIFY ISIS CLAIMS IN ‘CALIPHATE’ PODCAST BUT ISSUES NO RETRACTIONELAHE IZADI, PAUL FARHIDECEMBER 18, 2020WASHINGTON POST
My friends and I used to duck behind neighborhood garbage dumpsters to hide behaviors that we knew our parents would disapprove of — smoking cigarettes while drinking from a single shared bottle of cheap beer.
MY KIDS ARE ON SCREENS MORE THAN EVER DURING THE PANDEMIC. HERE’S WHY I’M NOT PANICKING.JORDAN SHAPIRONOVEMBER 5, 2020WASHINGTON POST
Heading into Friday, before there was any clue that the president was ill, a supermajority of voters in all public polls said they disapproved of his handling of the pandemic.
THE TRAILER: THE SEVEN POLITICAL STATES OF TEXASDAVID WEIGELOCTOBER 4, 2020WASHINGTON POST
She looked at him disapprovingly, and hoped, with something like irony, that he had enjoyed his walk.
A COUNTRY GENTLEMAN AND HIS FAMILYMRS. (MARGARET) OLIPHANT
A footman disapprovingly ushered him to the midst of an immense drawing-room of most ponderous grandeur, and left him to perish.
BUNKER BEANHARRY LEON WILSON
He came to a pause at last, his eyes bent a trifle disapprovingly on his wife.
MISS BILLY MARRIEDELEANOR H. PORTER
While waiting for an answer to his request to see Mr. Steele, he gazed disapprovingly around him.
HALF A CHANCEFREDERIC S. ISHAM
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WORDS RELATED TO DISAPPROVINGLY

  • askew
  • disapprovingly
  • disdainfully
  • dubiously
  • obliquely
  • sidelong
  • sideways
  • skeptically
  • suspiciously
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.