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approving

see definition of approving
  • verbagree something is good
  • verballow, authorize
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Synonyms for approving

verb agree something is good
  • accept
  • favor
  • acclaim
  • admire
  • applaud
  • appreciate
  • approbate
  • commend
  • countenance
  • esteem
  • handle
  • like
  • praise
  • respect
  • be big on
  • face it
  • go along with
  • grin and bear it
  • live with
  • put up with
  • regard highly
  • roll with punches
  • string along with
  • take up on
  • think highly of

Antonyms for approving

  • censure
  • condemn
  • criticize
  • denounce
  • deny
  • despise
  • disapprove
  • dislike
  • disregard
  • disrespect
  • hate
  • neglect
  • refuse
  • scorn
  • disagree
  • disallow
  • invalidate
  • oppose
  • reject
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to approving

acclamatory

adjective. complimentary
  • admiring
  • approbatory
  • approving
  • commendatory
  • congratulatory
  • extolling
  • laudatory
  • praising

affirmative

adjective. being agreeable or assenting

agreeable

adjective. willing to be in unison, assent

agreement

noun. concurrence

agreements

noun. concurrence

approbatory

adjective. complimentary
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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