User:Dan Polansky/Roget/932 disapprobation
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- disapprobation, disapproval ● improbation[obs3] ● disesteem, disvaluation[obs3], displacency[obs3] ● odium ● dislike &c. 867.
- dispraise, discommendation[obs3] ● blame, censure, obloquy ● detraction &c. 934 ● disparagement, depreciation ● denunciation ● condemnation &c. 971 ● ostracism ● black list. hope &c. 858.
- animadversion, reflection, stricture, objection, exception, criticism ● sardonic grin, sardonic laugh ● sarcasm, insinuation, innuendo ● bad compliment, poor compliment, left-handed compliment.
- satire ● sneer &c. (contempt) 930 ● taunt &c. (disrespect) 929 ● cavil, carping, censoriousness ● hypercriticism &c. (fastidiousness) 868.
- reprehension, remonstrance, expostulation, reproof, reprobation, admonition, increpation[obs3], reproach ● rebuke, reprimand, castigation, jobation[obs3], lecture, curtain lecture, blow up, wigging, dressing, rating, scolding, trimming ● correction, set down, rap on the knuckles, coup de bec[Fr], rebuff ● slap, slap on the face ● home thrust, hit ● frown, scowl, black look.
- diatribe ● jeremiad, jeremiade ● tirade, philippic.
- clamor, outcry, hue and cry ● hiss, hissing ● sibilance, sibilation, catcall ● execration &c. 908.
- chiding, upbraiding &c.v. ● exprobation[obs3], abuse, vituperation, invective, objurgation, contumely ● hard words, cutting words, bitter words.
- evil-speaking ● bad language &c. 908 ● personality.
- disapprove ● dislike &c. 867 ● lament &c. 839 ● object to, take exception to ● be scandalized at, think ill of ● view with disfavor, view with dark eyes, view with jaundiced eyes ● nil admirari[Lat], disvalue[obs3] ● improbate[obs3].
- frown upon, look grave ● bend the brows, knit the brows ● shake the head at, shrug the shoulders ● turn up the nose &c. (contempt) 930 ● look askance, look black upon ● look with an evil eye ● make a wry face, make a wry mouth at ● set one's face against.
- dispraise, discommend[obs3], disparage ● deprecate, speak ill of, not speak well of ● condemn &c. (find guilty) 971.
- blame ● lay blame upon, cast blame upon ● censure, fronder[Fr], reproach, pass censure on, reprobate, impugn.
- remonstrate, expostulate, recriminate.
- reprehend, chide, admonish ● berate, betongue[obs3] ● bring to account, call to account, call over the coals, rake over the coals, call to order ● take to task, reprove, lecture, bring to book ● read a lesson, read a lecture to ● rebuke, correct.
- reprimand, chastise, castigate, lash, blow up, trounce, trim, laver la tete[Fr], overhaul ● give it one, give it one finely ● gibbet.
- accuse &c. 938 ● impeach, denounce ● hold up to reprobation, hold up to execration ● expose, brand, gibbet, stigmatize ● show up, pull up, take up ● cry "shame" upon ● be outspoken ● raise a hue and cry against.
- execrate &c. 908 ● exprobate[obs3], speak daggers, vituperate ● abuse, abuse like a pickpocket ● scold, rate, objurgate, upbraid, fall foul of ● jaw ● rail, rail at, rail in good set terms ● bark at ● anathematize, call names ● call by hard names, call by ugly names ● avile|, revile ● vilify, vilipend[obs3] ● bespatter ● backbite ● clapperclaw[obs3] ● rave against, thunder against, fulminate against ● load with reproaches.
- exclaim against, protest against, inveigh against, declaim against, cry out against, raise one's voice against.
- decry ● cry down, run down, frown down ● clamor, hiss, hoot, mob, ostracize, blacklist ● draw up a round robin, sign a round robin.
- animadvert upon, reflect upon ● glance at ● cast reflection, cast reproach, cast a slur upon ● insinuate, damn with faint praise ● "hint a fault and hesitate dislike" ● not to be able to say much for.
- scoff at, point at ● twit, taunt &c. (disrespect) 929 ● sneer at &c. (despise) 230 ● satirize, lampoon ● defame &c. (detract) 934 ● depreciate, find fault with, criticize, cut up ● pull to pieces, pick to pieces ● take exception ● cavil ● peck at, nibble at, carp at ● be censorious &c. adj. ● pick holes, pick a hole, pick a hole in one's coat ● make a fuss about.
- take down, take down a peg, set down ● snub, snap one up, give a rap on the knuckles ● throw a stone at, throw a stone in one's garden ● have a hope &c. 858. fling, have a snap at ● have words with, pluck a crow with ● give one a wipe, give one a lick with the rough side of the tongue.
- incur blame, excite disapprobation, scandalize, shock, revolt ● get a bad name, forfeit one's good opinion, be under a cloud, come under the ferule, bring a hornet's nest about one's ears.
- take blame, stand corrected ● have to answer for.
- disapproving &c.v. ● scandalized.
- disparaging, condemnatory, damnatory[obs3], denunciatory, reproachful, abusive, objurgatory[obs3], clamorous, vituperative ● defamatory &c. 934.
- satirical, sarcastic, sardonic, cynical, dry, sharp, cutting, biting, severe, withering, trenchant, hard upon ● censorious, critical, captious, carping, hypercritical ● fastidious &c. 868 ● sparing of praise, grudging praise.
- disapproved, chid &c.v. ● in bad odor, blown upon, unapproved ● unblest[obs3] ● at a discount, exploded ● weighed in the balance and found wanting.
- blameworthy, reprehensible &c. (guilt) 947 ● to blame, worthy of blame ● answerable, uncommendable, exceptionable, not to be thought of ● bad &c. 649 ● vicious &c. 945.
- unlamented, unbewailed[obs3], unpitied[obs3].
- it is too bad! it won't do, it will never do! marry come up! Oh! come! 'sdeath!
- forbid it Heaven! God forbid, Heaven forbid! out upon, fie upon it! away with! tut! O tempora[obs3]! O mores! shame! fie, fie for shame! out on you!
- tell it not in Gath!
- “disapprobation” in Roget's Thesaurus, T. Y. Crowell Co., 1911.