Translation of "approve" - English-German dictionary

approve

verb /əˈpruːv/

(often with of) to be pleased with or think well of (a person, thing etc)

gutheißen
I approve of your decision.

to agree to (something)

billigen
The committee approved the plan.
approval noun

the act or state of agreeing to or being pleased with (a person, thing etc)

die Billigung
This proposal meets with my approval.
on approval

to be sent or given back to a shop etc if not satisfactory

zur Ansicht
She bought two dresses on approval.

(Translation of “approve” from the PASSWORD English–German Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)