Definitions for approval
Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word approval.
blessing, approval, approvingnoun
the formal act of approving
"he gave the project his blessing"; "his decision merited the approval of any sensible person"
a feeling of liking something or someone good
"although she fussed at them, she secretly viewed all her children with approval"
approval, favorable reception, favourable receptionnoun
acceptance as satisfactory
"he bought it on approval"
a message expressing a favorable opinion
"words of approval seldom passed his lips"
An expression granting permission; an indication of agreement with a proposal; an acknowledgement that a person, thing, or event meets requirements.
I need to get an approval on this purchase order.
An expression of favorable acceptance and encouragement; a compliment that also condones.
Words of approval never seem to come from him.
Samuel Johnson's Dictionary
Approbation: a word not much used.
Etymology: from approve.
There is a censor of justice and manners, without whose approval no capital sentences are to be executed. William Temple.
Dictionary of Nautical Terms
The senior officer's signature to a demand or application.
An attitude of respect for every animal, human being, universal being and living organism.
They show approval for every being they meet and every living organism.
Submitted by MaryC on July 6, 2015
To give consent for legislation.
They gave their approval for the creation of peace for the optimum health of everyone in their country.
Submitted by MaryC on February 29, 2020
British National Corpus
Spoken Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'approval' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #2619
Written Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'approval' in Written Corpus Frequency: #3223
Rank popularity for the word 'approval' in Nouns Frequency: #1104
The numerical value of approval in Chaldean Numerology is: 9
The numerical value of approval in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2
In general, what we've seen is that once The FDA gives approval and says there is a good response to the vaccine, we would in short order expect approved coverage from insurers.
Like many global companies, United States has engineering teams around the world, we employ access controls like encryption and security monitoring to secure user data, and the access approval process is overseen by our US-based security team. United States has consistently maintained that our engineers in locations outside of the United States, including China, can be granted access to United States on an as-needed basis under those strict controls.
It's hard to tell what is based upon genuine disagreement about safety, what is based upon lack of trust, and what is based upon not wanting to be seen as rubber stamping the The FAA approval, but that's three reasons why it's going to be different this time.
DART would be NASA's first mission to demonstrate what's known as the kinetic impactor technique -- striking the asteroid to shift its orbit -- to defend against a potential future asteroid impact, this approval step advances the project toward an historic test with a non-threatening small asteroid.
It doesn't mean we're giving rubber stamp approval to their other actions.
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Translations for approval
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- разрешение, съгласиеBulgarian
- schválení, souhlasCzech
- anerkendelse, godkendelseDanish
- Genehmigung, ZustimmungGerman
- hyväksyntä, hyväksyminenFinnish
- approbation, agrémentFrench
- permesso, approvazioneItalian
- 承認, 賛成Japanese
- уруксат, макулдук берүү, жактырууKyrgyz
- permissie, toestemming, instemming, goedkeuringDutch
- разрешение, согласие, утверждение, одобрениеRussian
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