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approbative

See definition of approbative on Dictionary.com
  • as inlaudatory
  • as inapprobatory
  • as incomplimentary
  • as infavorable

synonyms for approbative

  • acclamatory
  • adulatory
  • approbatory
  • approving
  • commendatory
  • encomiastic
  • eulogistic
  • flattering
  • laudative
  • panegyrical
  • praiseful
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antonyms for approbative

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  • blaming
  • critical
    • for sale
    • reproachful
    • denouncing
    • critical
    • censuring
    • blaming
    • unflattering
    • insulting
    • disparaging
    • unmannerly
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    How to use approbative in a sentence

    As she leaned forward listening, with her lips slightly parted, Margaret gave an unconscious little approbative nod of the head.
    THE STILLWATER TRAGEDYTHOMAS BAILEY ALDRICH
    Bartrow looked him up and down with a smile which was grimly approbative.
    THE HELPERSFRANCIS LYNDE
    And the approbative shouts of his half-intoxicated auditors filled his simple soul with delight and pride.
    ALMAYER'S FOLLYJOSEPH CONRAD
    A small victory thus won acts on them like the good dinner to the Alimentive man, or flattery to the Approbative person.
    THE PSYCHOLOGY OF SALESMANSHIPWILLIAM WALKER ATKINSON
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    OCTOBER 26, 1985
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    WORDS RELATED TO APPROBATIVE

    • acclamatory
    • affirmative
    • applauding
    • approbative
    • approving
    • commendatory
    • congratulatory
    • laudatory
    • plauditory
    • praiseful
    • praising
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