I would no more require a State to criminalize homosexual acts - or, for that matter, display any moral disapprobation of them - than I would forbid it to do so.
Meanwhile local farmers held a meeting at the Black Horse in Skipton to discuss the new regulations which had been met with universal disapprobation .
What would be the consequence if United States should now decide that it it simply cannot risk the worldwide disapprobation that would be involved in a military exercise against Iraq and backed off?
Given that they are the focus of the media, soccer players should, in my opinion, refrain from playing pranks that might incur national disapprobation , and, what's more, sully their reputation as the elite of society.
No technological innovation except nuclear power has engendered more public disapprobation than genetically modified food, particularly in Europe, where the anti-GM movement is huge.
The moral disapprobation of the US did not faze the Indian leadership at all.
The fall of seventeenth-century art into critical disapprobation was not soon remedied.
Few thinkers today risk such disapprobation by questioning our attitudes to modern living.
We avail ourselves of the first opportunity which has been afforded us, of expressing our entire disapprobation of the style and manner of discussing public measures in this Colony.
Broadly speaking, it's unfeminist, which is why young women are frowned on for stripping off, but this disapprobation is misplaced.