- 1.1 (disapproval) [formal] desaprobación (feminine) to view o look on sth with disfavor desaprobar* algo [formal], no ver* algo con buenos ojos to fall into disfavor [person] caer* en desgracia [custom] caer* en desuso to find disfavor with sb encontrar* la oposición de algnMore example sentences1.2 (disadvantage) [formal] to be to sb's disfavor perjudicar* a algn
More example sentences
- There is nothing new in this: the Monarchy has almost always been regarded with disfavour, so has the ‘Establishment’, especially when times were bad.
- A decision-maker may have unfairly regarded with disfavour one party's case either consciously or unconsciously.
- Spam has retained some popularity in various parts of the world, although regarded with disfavour by those who eschew processed foods or have pretensions to gourmet status.
- Because they are difficult to grow, farro and spelt fell into disfavor as farmers turned to raising the more profitable and high-yielding commercial wheat variety.
- Human intelligence fell into disfavor during the 90's, even into the 80's.
- It fell into disfavor when synthetic thyroid became more popular.
Here is a selection of useful words and phrases you will need in real-life situations while you're visiting Spain and other Spanish-speaking countries...
In Central America and Mexico, the word 'botana' means a small portion of food, olives, peanuts etc, usually served with a drink at parties, bars, or social occasions.