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Turkish translation of “countenance”

countenance

verb [T]     /ˈkaʊntənəns/ formal
to accept that something should happen
bir şeyin olması gerektiğini kabul etmek
They will not countenance building a new airport .Accepting and agreeingAccepting and agreeing reluctantlyApproving and approval
(Definition of countenance verb from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)

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