Synonyms and Antonyms of approve
to give official acceptance of as satisfactory as soon as the pond project was approved, the bulldozers were at the site Synonyms of approve accredit, approbate, authorize, clear, confirm, finalize, formalize, homologate, OK (or okay), ratify, sanction, warrant Words Related to approve accept, acknowledge, affirm; certify, endorse (also indorse), validate; bless, canonize, sanctify; initial, rubber-stamp, sign, sign off (on); allow, enable, legalize, license (also licence), pass, permit; reapprove Near Antonyms of approve ban, enjoin, forbid, illegalize, interdict, prohibit, proscribe; disregard, ignore, neglect, overlook; rebuff, rebut, refuse, spurn Antonyms of approve decline, deny, disallow, disapprove, negative, reject, turn down, veto
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