from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Unfavorable opinion or regard; disapproval.
- n. The condition of being regarded with disapproval.
- transitive v. To view or treat with dislike or disapproval.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. Alternative spelling of disfavour.
- v. Alternative spelling of disfavour.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. Want of favor of favorable regard; disesteem; disregard.
- n. The state of not being in favor; a being under the displeasure of some one; state of unacceptableness.
- n. An unkindness; a disobliging act.
- transitive v. To withhold or withdraw favor from; to regard with disesteem; to show disapprobation of; to discountenance.
- transitive v. To injure the form or looks of.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. Unfavorable regard; slight displeasure; discountenance; disesteem; disparagement: as, the conduct of the minister incurred the disfavor of his sovereign; to speak in one's disfavor.
- n. Want of favor; the state of being regarded unfavorably: as, to be in disfavor at court.
- n. An act of disregard, dislike, or unkindness.
- n. Synonyms Disfavor, Disgrace, etc. See odium.
- To withdraw or withhold favor, friendship, or support from; check or oppose by disapprobation; discountenance.
- To mar; blemish; disfigure.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. an inclination to withhold approval from some person or group
- n. the state of being out of favor
- v. put at a disadvantage; hinder, harm
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