They ask not for my approbation, intended, as it should seem, to suppose me into their will.
Had they not come that she might show off to them, and receive their approbation!
He seemed to have no inordinate desire for admiration or even for approbation.
I often saw him chuckling and rubbing his hands as if in approbation.
Quicksilver looked at it with a smile, and nodded ...