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Another word for approval

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Noun
  1. The approving of an action, especially when done by one in authority

    See also:

    allow

  2. An act of confirming officially

      1. Authoritative permission or approval that makes a course of action valid.
      2. Support or encouragement, as from public opinion or established custom.
      3. A consideration, influence, or principle that dictates an ethical choice.
      1. Affirmation or approval; adoption of an action that was done on one’s behalf and treating that action as if it had been authorized by that person before the fact of it having been done. By ratifying an act or action, a person becomes responsible for the consequences of that act or action. Ratification by a two-thirds vote of Congress is needed to propose a constitutional amendment, which must then be ratified by three fourths of the states for it to take effect. Affirmation or approval; adoption of an action that was done on one’s behalf and treating that action as if it had been authorized by that person before the fact of it having been done. By ratifying an act or action, a person becomes responsible for the consequences of that act or action. Ratification by a two-thirds vote of Congress is needed to propose a constitutional amendment, which must then be ratified by three fourths of the states for it to take effect.
      1. The act of confirming.
      2. Something that confirms; verification.
      3. A Christian rite admitting a baptized person to full membership in a church.
      1. The act of affirming or the state of being affirmed; assertion.
      2. Something declared to be true; a positive statement or judgment.
      3. The assertion that the testimony one gives is true and equivalent to that which would be given while under oath.
    See also:

    law

  3. Favorable regard

Another word for approval

Noun
  1. Favorable opinion

    See also:

    admiration

  2. Sanction

      1. To give assent, as to the proposal of another; agree:
      2. To be of the same mind or opinion.
      3. Acceptance or approval of what is planned or done by another; acquiescence.
      1. To bear the weight of, especially from below; keep from falling, sinking, or slipping:
      2. To bear or hold up (an amount of weight):
      3. To keep from weakening or failing; give confidence or comfort to:
      1. The act of endorsing.
      2. The signature on a check, contract, instrument, or other document endorsing it.
      3. Approbation; sanction; support:
    See also:

    permission