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