approval rating

noun

Definition of approval rating

: a rating based on a percentage of people (as voters) who think someone (as a politician) is doing a good job The governor's approval rating is going up.

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“Approval rating.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/approval%20rating. Accessed 23 Jun. 2021.

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