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approval

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  1. an acceptance of something as satisfactory does this dress I bought for the wedding meet with your approval? Synonyms of approval approbation, blessing, favor, imprimatur, OK (or okay) Words Related to approval 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, satisfaction Phrases clean bill of health, pat on the back Near Antonyms of approval refusal, rejection, repudiation; dislike, dissatisfaction; censure, condemnation, criticism, denunciation, deprecation, depreciation, disparagement, opprobrium, reprehension, reproach, reprobation Antonyms of approval disapprobation, disapproval, disfavor



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