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take a dim view of


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  • v. To dislike; to regard with skepticism, disbelief, disfavor, etc.


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  • I wondered how whatever it was that was going on between her and Nahid sat with her parents, who would surely take a dim view of Sapphic dalliances; but she told me that her father had been in and out of the hospital all winter, and that Sylvia now spent all her time nursing him.

    Dreaming in French


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