SAT vocabulary: approbation

Definition of approbation (noun) - approval; praise; sanction; assent; consent


Example sentences with this word:
  • Certainly, Jacques passed on Green's approbation of Barker's attitude to Hampden Jackson and Douglas-Smith a few days after the late February meeting.
  • Fortunately for the Government, this short debate in the House of Lords seems to have attracted little attention from the press, and it continued to receive general approbation for the exhibition, with the relevance of the competition remaining largely unquestioned.

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