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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Praise or approval.

Usage examples (34)
  • Beatrice looked at her daughter with great approbation.
  • Henry's approbation is hitherto even equal to my wishes.
  • Dr. Quackenboss bowed, probably in approbation of the epithet.
  • At this juncture La Flitche nodded his head in approbation, and she went on. for more
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