Approbation Definition

ăprə-bāshən
noun
An expression of warm approval; praise.
American Heritage
Approval, sanction, or commendation.
Webster's New World
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Webster's New World
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Other Word Forms of Approbation

Noun

Singular:
approbation
Plural:
approbations

Origin of Approbation

  • Late Middle English approbacioun, from Old French approbacion (French approbation), from Latin approbatio, from approbare (“to assent to as good, approve, also show to be good, confirm”), from ad (“to”) + probare (“approve, commend”), from probus (“good”).

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