Sentence Examples


  • Pierre greeted her with an approving smile that buoyed her.
  • He straightened as she stopped and gave an approving nod.
  • Dean retired to his quarters, bearing a warm muffin that Cynthia sampled with an approving nod.
  • While approving the repeal in regard to minor cereals, the Senate (24th January 1880) again rejected the repeal of the tax on grinding wheat as prejudicial to national finance.
  • He appointed Cola di Rienzo to a civil position at Rome, and, although at first approving the establishment of the tribunate, he later sent a legate who excommunicated Rienzo and, with the help of the aristocratic faction, drove him from the city (December 1347).

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