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  • adj. Expressing approbation; commending; as, an approving smile.
  • v. Present participle of approve.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Expressing approbation; commending.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. expressing or manifesting praise or approval
  • n. the formal act of approving

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