[uh-proo-vuh-buh l]


capable of being approved.
worthy of being approved; commendable.

Nearby words

  1. appropre,
  2. appropriable,
  3. appropriacy,
  4. appropriate,
  5. appropriation,
  6. approval,
  7. approve,
  8. approved,
  9. approved school,
  10. approved social worker

Origin of approvable

1400–50; late Middle English. See approve, -able

Related formsap·prov·a·bil·i·ty, nounap·prov·a·bly, adverbun·ap·prov·a·ble, adjectiveun·ap·prov·a·bly, adverb Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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