1. to speak or think favorably of; pronounce or consider agreeable or good; judge favorably: to approve the policies of the administration.
2. to consent or agree to: Father approved our plan to visit Chicago.
3. to confirm or sanction formally; ratify: The Senate promptly approved the bill.
4. Obsolete. to demonstrate; show. to make good; attest. to prove by trial. to convict. verb (used without object), approved, approving.
"stakes can be approved by ministries."
"settlements can be approved by courts."
"recentlies can be approved in/at/on increases."
"products can be approved by uses."
"places can be approved since dates."
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