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noun Informal.
  1. an act or instance of dissent, disapproval, etc.
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Origin of thumbs-down

First recorded in 1885–90
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Related Words for thumbs-down

disapproval, dissatisfaction, no, ostracism, rebuff, refusal, snub, veto, turndown, declining

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