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approbation

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of approbation

  1. an acceptance of something as satisfactory that plan has the approbation of the school board Synonyms of approbation approval, blessing, favor, imprimatur, OK (or okay)Words Related to approbation backing, cachet, endorsement (also indorsement), finalization, formalization, homologation, nod, ratification, rubber stamp, sanction, support, thumbs-up, vote; benediction, goodwill; acceptation, accession, agreement, assent, concurrence, consent; countenance, liking, satisfactionNear Antonyms of approbation refusal, rejection, repudiation; dislike, dissatisfaction; censure, condemnation, criticism, denunciation, deprecation, depreciation, disparagement, opprobrium, reprehension, reproach, reprobationAntonyms of approbation disapprobation, disapproval, disfavor



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