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English definition of “rubber-stamp”

rubber-stamp

verb [T]     /ˌrʌb.əˈstæmp/ US  /-ɚ-/ disapproving
to officially approve a decision or plan without thinking about it: The boss makes the decisions and the committee just rubber-stamps them.Approving and approvalAccepting and agreeingAccepting and agreeing reluctantly
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