approving Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “approving” in the English Dictionary

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uk   us   /əˈpruː.vɪŋ/
showing that you have a ​positiveopinion about something or someone: She gave him an approving ​smile.
adverb uk   us   /-li/
She ​smiled at him approvingly.
(Definition of approving from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “approving”
in Chinese (Simplified) 赞许的, 赞成的…
in Turkish onayan, kabul eden, tasdik eden…
in Russian одобрительный…
in Chinese (Traditional) 讚許的, 贊成的…
in Polish pełen aprobaty…
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