Approbation

(Roget's Thesaurus)
<- N
PARAG:Approbation->N
GRP: \\ N \\ 1
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ approbation
approbation
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ approval
approval
approvement
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ sanction
sanction
advocacy
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ nod of approbation
nod of approbation
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ esteem
esteem
estimation
good opinion
golden opinions
admiration
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ love
love
&c. 897
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ appreciation
appreciation
regard
account
popularity
=></<gr/kudos/gr >/>
credit
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ repute
repute
&c. 873
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ best seller
best seller
GRP: \\ N \\ 2
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ commendation
commendation
praise
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ laud
laud
laudation
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ good word
good word
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ meed of praise
meed of praise
tribute of praise
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ encomium
encomium
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ eulogy
eulogy
eulogium
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ eloge
eloge
panegyric
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ homage
homage
hero worship
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ benediction
benediction
blessing
benison
GRP: \\ N \\ 3
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ applause
applause
plaudit
clap
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ clapping
clapping
clapping of hands
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ acclaim
acclaim
acclamation
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ cheer
cheer
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ paean
paean
hosannah
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ shout of applause
shout of applause
peal of applause
chorus of applause
chorus of praise
&c.???
Prytaneum
PARAG:Approbation->V
GRP: \\ V \\ 1
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ approve
approve
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ approbate
approbate
=>(1)
think good
think much of
think well of
think highly of
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ esteem
esteem
value
prize
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ set great store by
set great store by
set great store on
GRP: \\ V \\ 2
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ do justice to
do justice to
appreciate
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ honor
honor
hold in esteem
look up to
admire
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ like
like
&c. 897
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ be in favor of
be in favor of
wish Godspeed
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ hail
hail
hail with satisfaction
GRP: \\ V \\ 3
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ stand up for
stand up for
stick up for
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ uphold
uphold
hold up
countenance
sanction
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ clap on the back
clap on the back
pat on the back
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ keep in countenance
keep in countenance
indorse
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ give credit
give credit
recommend
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ mark with a white mark
mark with a white mark
mark with a stone
GRP: \\ V \\ 4
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ commend
commend
belaud
praise
laud
compliment
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ pay a tribute
pay a tribute
bepraise
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ clap the hands
clap the hands
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ applaud
applaud
cheer
acclamate
encore
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ panegyrize
panegyrize
eulogize
cry up
proner
puff
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ extol
extol
extol to the skies
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ magnify
magnify
glorify
exalt
swell
make much of
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ flatter
flatter
&c. 933
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ bless
bless
give a blessing to
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ have a good word for
have a good word for
say a good word for
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ speak well of
speak well of
speak highly of
speak in high terms of
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ sing the praises of
sing the praises of
sound the praises of
chaunt the praises of
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ resound the praises of
resound the praises of
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ sing praises to
sing praises to
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ cheer to the echo
cheer to the echo
applaud to the echo
applaud to the very echo
cheer to the very echo
GRP: \\ V \\ 5
Sgm: \\ V \\ 5 \\ redound to the honor
redound to the honor
redound to the praise
redound to the credit of
Sgm: \\ V \\ 5 \\ do credit to
do credit to
Sgm: \\ V \\ 5 \\ deserve praise
deserve praise
&c.->N.
Sgm: \\ V \\ 5 \\ recommend itself
recommend itself
Sgm: \\ V \\ 5 \\ pass muster
pass muster
GRP: \\ V \\ 6
Sgm: \\ V \\ 6 \\ be praised
be praised
&c.???
receive honorable mention
Sgm: \\ V \\ 6 \\ be in favor with
be in favor with
be in high favor with
Sgm: \\ V \\ 6 \\ ring with the praises of
ring with the praises of
win golden opinions
gain credit
find favor with
stand well in the opinion of
Sgm: \\ V \\ 6 \\ laudari a laudato viro
laudari a laudato viro
PARAG:Approbation->Adj
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ approving
approving
&c.->V.
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ in favor of
in favor of
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ lost in admiration
lost in admiration
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 2
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ commendatory
commendatory
complimentary
benedictory
laudatory
panegyrical
eulogistic
encomiastic
lavish of praise
uncritical
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 3
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ approved
approved
praised
&c.->V.
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ uncensured
uncensured
unimpeached
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ popular
popular
in good odor
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ in high esteem
in high esteem
&c.(respected) 928
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ in favor
in favor
in high favor
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 4
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 4 \\ deserving of praise
deserving of praise
worthy of praise
&c.->N.
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 4 \\ praiseworthy
praiseworthy
commendable
of estimation
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 4 \\ good
good
&c. 648
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 4 \\ meritorious
meritorious
estimable
creditable
plausible
unimpeachable
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 4 \\ beyond all praise
beyond all praise
PARAG:Approbation->Adv
GRP: \\ Adv \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ with credit
with credit
to admiration
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ well
well
&c. 618
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ with three times three
with three times three
PARAG:Approbation->Int
GRP: \\ Int \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Int \\ 1 \\ hear hear
hear hear
=>!
bully for you
=>!
???>*
well done
=>!
bravo
=>!
bravissimo
=>!
euge
=>!
macte virtute
=>!
so far so good
that's right
quite right
Sgm: \\ Int \\ 1 \\ optime
optime
=>!
one cheer more
Sgm: \\ Int \\ 1 \\ may your shadow never be less
may your shadow never be less
=>!
esto perpetua
=>!
long life to
=>!
viva
=>!
enviva
=>!
Godspeed
=>!
valete et plaudite
=>!
encore
=>!
bis
=>!

English dictionary for students. 2013.

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  • approbation — [ aprɔbasjɔ̃ ] n. f. • v. 1265; lat. approbatio 1 ♦ Le fait d approuver; accord que l on donne. Le préfet a donné son approbation à la délibération du conseil municipal. Soumettre un projet à l approbation des supérieurs. ⇒ acceptation,… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Approbation — • An act by which a bishop or other superior grants to an ecclesiastic the actual exercise of his ministry Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Approbation     Approbation      …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Approbation — Ap pro*ba tion, n. [L. approbatio: cf. F. approbation. See {Approve} to prove.] 1. Proof; attestation. [Obs.] Shak. [1913 Webster] 2. The act of approving; an assenting to the propriety of a thing with some degree of pleasure or satisfaction;… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Approbation — is, in Roman Catholic canon law, an act by which a bishop or other legitimate superior grants to an ecclesiastic the actual exercise of his ministry.The absolute necessity of approbation, especially for administering the Sacrament of Penance, was …   Wikipedia

  • approbation — Approbation. s. f. v. Agrément, consentement qu on donne à quelque chose. C est une affaire faite, pourveu que le pere & la mere y veüillent donner leur approbation. Il signifie aussi, Jugement favorable & avantageux qu on fait de quelqu un, de… …   Dictionnaire de l'Académie française

  • approbation — APPROBATION. s. f. Agrément, cousentement qu on donne a quelque chose. C est une affaire faite, pourvu que le père et la mère y veuillent donner leur approbation. [b]f♛/b] Il signifie aussi Jugement favorable qu on porte de quelqu un, de quelque… …   Dictionnaire de l'Académie Française 1798

  • approbation — approbation, approval are closely related in meaning. Approbation stresses admiration or high favor and is applied either to actual expressions of such feeling or to the state of mind of a person whose favorable opinion is manifest {his speech… …   New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • Approbation — (von lateinisch approbatio „Billigung“, „Genehmigung“) steht für: die Zulassung und Widerruf zu Heilberufen durch den Staat, siehe Approbationsordnung kirchenrechtliche Approbation, die Bestätigung eines Geistlichen in seinem Amt oder einer… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Approbatīon — (v. lat.), 1) Biligung, Zustimmung; daher approbiren, billigen; 2) bes. in der Katholischen Kirche die Erklärung, welche von Seiten des Bischofs abgegeben wird, daß gegen den Druck eines Buches von religiösem Inhalt kein kirchliches Bedenken… …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Approbation — (lat.), die Genehmigung von seiten einer Behörde zur Ausübung einer Tätigkeit oder eines Amtes; in der katholischen Kirche auch die Genehmigung und Billigung von Druckschriften religiösen Inhalts, die durch das solchen Schriften vorgedruckte… …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Approbation — (lat.), Billigung, Genehmigung, bes. die durch Befähigungszeugnis beurkundete Genehmigung zur Ausübung eines Amtes oder Gewerbes; in der kath. Kirche bischöfl. Genehmigung von religiösen Druckschriften (»approbātur«, es wird gebilligt).… …   Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

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