from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective Expressing approbation; commending.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • adjective Expressing approbation; commending; as, an approving smile.
  • verb Present participle of approve.

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

  • adjective expressing or manifesting praise or approval
  • noun the formal act of approving


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