approbate

verb ap·pro·bate \ ˈa-prə-ˌbāt \

Definition of approbate

approbated; approbating
transitive verb

Examples of approbate in a Sentence

  1. Congress must approbate the President's nominees to the U.S. Supreme Court.

Origin and Etymology of approbate

Middle English, from Latin approbatus, past participle of approbare — more at approve



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