disapprove disapprove  /ˌdɪs ə ˈpruv/


  1. (v) consider bad or wrong
  2. (v) deem wrong or inappropriate



  1. Overall approval rating: 49% approve, 44% disapprove.
  2. On that day, Gallup measured the President's approval rating at 64% approve, 29% disapprove.
  3. A majority of voters disapprove of his handling of the economy 54%, compared with 43% who approve.


  1. Two Polls Show Americans Disapprove of Data Mining

    WASHINGTON- Two new polls out Wednesday indicate a majority of Americans disapprove of the NSA's data mining programs.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: WMBD - FOX 43 Peoria

  2. Americans Disapprove of Government Surveillance Programs

    More Americans disapprove (53%) than approve (37%) of the government program that obtained telephone call logs and Internet communication records. Americans are split on whether leaker Edward Snowden did the right or wrong thing.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Gallup

  3. Iowa Poll: Majority of Iowans disapprove of Obama as president

    A majority of Iowans disapprove of the job he's doing with economy and 60 percent say the U.S. is on the wrong track.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: The Des Moines Register

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