Definition of approbation:
eulogy, support, leave, allow, OK, encomium, cheering, praise, authorization, acclaim, license, laudation, sycophancy, flattery, adulation, accept, cheers, allowance, plaudit, compliment, panegyric, permit, applause, acclamation, favor.
This opinion met the general approbation of his friends, but M. de Malipiero kindly whispered to me that Juliette would certainly be informed of the portrait I had drawn of her, and that she would become my sworn enemy.- "The Memoires of Casanova, Complete The Rare Unabridged London Edition Of 1894, plus An Unpublished Chapter of History, By Arthur Symons", Jacques Casanova de Seingalt.
- "The Soul of a People", H. Fielding.
- "Shirley", Charlotte Brontë.