Example sentences for: disapproving

How can you use “disapproving” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • Still, the parallels between Hillary and Eleanor are irresistibly striking: A bright, intense young woman marries a profligately charming man who takes her home to his disapproving mother.

  • When we are not in raptures, or disapproving in the name of female realities, we are likely to wax sociological and psychological about fashion, to weigh it down with quasiscientific meaning--out of some ancient fear, perhaps, of its obvious debt to Eros.

  • Henry Porter, in a disapproving article in The Guardian Weekly for May 21, 1995, quotes the Prince as declaring, We must act now to ensure that English--and that to my way of thinking means English English--maintains its position as the world language.

  • The state seal shows a farmer and a seaman and a moose, who seems faintly disapproving of the lifestyle of the farmer and the seaman, which strikes me as impertinent coming from a ruminant.

  • When Tarzan introduces Jane to Kala, he grovels and whimpers before a disapproving Ma Gorilla.

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