Associations to the word «Approbation»

Wiktionary

APPROBATION, noun. The act of approving; an assenting to the propriety of a thing with some degree of pleasure or satisfaction; approval, sanction, commendation or official recognition

Dictionary definition

APPROBATION, noun. Official approval.
APPROBATION, noun. Official recognition or approval.

Wise words

In words, as fashions, the same rule will hold; Alike fantastic, if too new, or old: Be not the first by whom the new are tried, Nor yet the last to lay the old aside.
Alexander Pope