SOCIAL DISAPPROVAL By N., Pam M.S. - April 13, 2013 the rejection and condemnation of a person for an action or behaviour the group sees as wrong. Compare social approval. SOCIAL DISAPPROVAL: "Social disapproval will see a person shunned by others for their actions." Related Psychology Terms INTERPERSONAL INFLUENCE SOCIAL INTERFERENCE SOCIAL ACTION SOCIAL APPROVAL SOCIAL REINFORCEMENT SOCIAL MORES SOCIAL SELF SOCIAL INFLUENCE SELF-SYSTEM SOCIAL ENGINEER Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "SOCIAL DISAPPROVAL," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 13, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/social-disapproval/ (accessed December 4, 2020).