approval rating

Definition of approval rating

  1. :  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.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  an act or instance of approving something :  approbation

  1. :  a classification according to grade

    :  a military or naval specialist classification

    :  a naval enlisted man

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