approval
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approval(
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (permission)
a. la aprobación
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
I did not give you my approval for this upgrade.No le di mi aprobación para esta actualización.
b. la autorización
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
We cannot take students on trips without parental approval.No podemos llevar a los alumnos de excursión sin la autorización de los padres.
c. el visto bueno
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
They were waiting for the supervisor's approval before beginning the project.Esperaban el visto bueno del supervisor antes de iniciar el proyecto.
2. (support)
a. la aprobación
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The vice-president gave her approval after hearing the proposal for the merger.La vicepresidente dio su aprobación después de escuchar la propuesta de la fusión.
b. el visto bueno
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The broker gave her approval for the investment.La corredora de bolsa dio su visto bueno para la inversión.
3. (acceptance)
a. la aprobación
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
His girlfriend did not meet with his mother's approval.Su novia no contaba con la aprobación de su madre.
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approval
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. la aprobación
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
he gave/withheld his approvaldio/no dio su aprobación
2. (commerce)
a.
on approvala prueba
approval ratingíndice m de aceptación or popularidad
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approval [əˈpruːvəl]
noun
(consent) aprobación (f); visto (m) bueno
does this have your approval? ¿le da usted su aprobación or visto bueno a esto?; to meet with sb's approval obtener la aprobación de algn; a look of approval una mirada de aprobación; on approval (Comm) a prueba; he nodded his approval asintió con la cabeza
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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