Day-101 (Approbate)

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Word:
                 Approbate

Status:
                 Verb(transitive)

Meaning:
                  To approve, sanction.

Sentences:
1) Congress must approbate the President's nominees to the U.S. Supreme Court.
2) The board of governors approbated the policy.

Origin:
                 Middle English, from Latin approbatus, past participle of approbare.

First use:
                  15th century

Synonyms:
                  accredit, approve, authorize, clear, confirm.

Antonyms:
                  decline, deny, reject, veto.

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