Thesaurus / disfavor
EXAMPLE SENTENCES FROM THE WEB
The von Fleischl has long been the standard instrument, but has lately fallen into some disfavor.
A MANUAL OF CLINICAL DIAGNOSISJAMES CAMPBELL TODD
Another consideration explains the historical and popular disfavor in which Catherine is held.
CATHERINE DE' MEDICIHONORE DE BALZAC
Finkenstein and Kalkstein were always covertly rather of the Queen's party, and now stand reprimanded, and in marked disfavor.
HISTORY OF FRIEDRICH II. OF PRUSSIA, VOL. VII. (OF XXI.)THOMAS CARLYLE
Mr. Bangs's fish eyes regarded him with glittering disfavor.
QUINALICE HEGAN RICE
"So ignominious," said Sylvia, looking over her person with disfavor.
THE OPENED SHUTTERSCLARA LOUISE BURNHAM
Instead, he scanned Stover's clothes with critical disfavor.
THE VARMINTOWEN JOHNSON
Too much still hung in the balance of her favor or disfavor.
THE SECRET WITNESSGEORGE GIBBS
"Go to your room by all means," the spinster said bitterly, regarding her with looks of marked disfavor.
LOVE IN A CLOUDARLO BATES
In other parts of France, as well as in Barn, Jeanne's reformatory movements were looked upon with great disfavor.
HISTORY OF THE RISE OF THE HUGUENOTSHENRY BAIRD
The call was addressed to such as "regard with disfavor all further popular agitation" of the subject of Slavery.
THE TRIAL OF THEODORE PARKERTHEODORE PARKER
WORDS RELATED TO DISFAVOR
- the cold shoulder
- allergic to
- be disgusted with
- be hostile to
- be loath
- be reluctant
- be repelled by
- be sick of
- be sorry
- bear a grudge against
- can't stand
- down on
- feel malice to
- have an aversion to
- have enough of
- have no use for
- look down on
- not care for
- object to
- recoil from
- shudder at
- spit upon
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