Synonyms and Antonyms of pats on the back
an acceptance of something as satisfactory
- Her boss gave her a pat on the back for a job well done.
backings, cachets, endorsements (also indorsements), finalizations, formalizations, homologations, nods, ratifications, rubber stamps, sanctions, supports, thumbs-ups, votes
acceptations, accessions, agreements, assents, concurrences, consents
countenances, likings, satisfactions
refusals, rejections, repudiations
censures, condemnations, criticisms, denunciations, deprecations, depreciations, disparagements, opprobriums, reprehensions, reproaches, reprobations