Definition of take a dim view of in English:

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take a dim view of

Regard with disapproval.
Example sentences
  • If information is received and no action is taken the force would take a dim view of that.
  • Residents view street cleaning as a fundamental job of their council, and will take a dim view of any further deterioration of the service.
  • As a former chairman I would take a dim view of not being allowed into a dressing room.
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