Examples of approval in a Sentence
children who never gained their parents' approval
Do I have your approval to make the changes?
The rally will be on May 19, provided the city gives its approval.
The government has so far withheld approval of the drug.
We were required to get approvals at each stage of the project.
Recent Examples of approval from the Web
Only 60 percent of Zambians see President Lungu’s election in 2016 as free and fair, compared to 86 percent approval for the 2011 contest that first elected President Sata.
DAC is not responsible for final approvals of the project, but the various agencies –
Since 2032 N. Clybourn is one of the first deals to hit the market amid the city's zoning changes, and because buyers are likely to seek city approval for new uses, the property could be a test case for future deals.
The company has received regulatory approval in four countries, with five others pending.
The operating budget referendum question was approved Tuesday by the Lake County Election Board and will be submitted to the DLGF for final approval before appearing on the Nov. 7 ballot.
Her all-time low approval rating - 38 percent - came in September 2015 ahead of the first Democratic primaries and her battles with Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders.
The next step will be a larger trial and application for FDA approval.
To pay for its new center, the city of Lexington received legislative approval to raise its hotel bed tax by 2.5 percent.
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APPROVAL Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of approval for English Language Learners
: the belief that something or someone is good or acceptable : a good opinion of someone or something
: permission to do something : acceptance of an idea, action, plan, etc.
APPROVAL Defined for Kids
Definition of approval for Students
1 : the belief that something is good or acceptable
2 : permission to do something
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