approbate definition

  • verb-transitive:
    • To sanction officially; authorize.
    • expressing approbation of; to accept; to sanction formally.
  • verb:
    • To give official sanction, permission or agreement
    • approve or sanction officially
    • accept (papers) as valid
  • adjective:
    • Approved.
  • others:
    • . Approved. Sir T. Elyot.
    • In Scots law, accepted. Start to see the verb.
    • to convey approbation of; manifest a liking for or amount of pleasure in; express approbation of formally, since a person's physical fitness for a public company or work; approve; pass.
    • To license: as, to approbate one to preach; to approbate a guy maintain a hotel or other community home.
    • In Scots law, to approve or assent to as legitimate: chiefly in the following expression.

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