Translation of "approve" - English-Italian dictionary


verb uk /əˈpruːv/ us /əˈpruv/ present participle approving, past tense and past participle approved

B1 to allow something

The council has approved plans for a new library. Il comune ha approvato i progetti per una nuova biblioteca.
The committee approved the new budget. Il comitato ha approvato il nuovo bilancio.

to think that something is good or right

essere a favore di, essere favorevole a
I don’t approve of smoking. Sono contrario al fumo.
→ Opposite disapprove

(Translation of “approve” from the Cambridge English–Italian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)