Approve Sentence Examples
I really don't approve of this.
Katie wouldn't approve of that attitude.
Alex wouldn't approve, but it was her land and her phone.
The Circuit Quarterly Meeting had to approve the arrangements for the support of the preachers.
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The old prince used to approve of them for their endurance at work when they came to Bald Hills to help with the harvest or to dig ponds, and ditches, but he disliked them for their boorishness.
He tells me maybe you would not approve, but I see he is wrong.
It is as if he thought my Bolkonski would not approve of or understand our gaiety.
In 1858 the LiberalConservative party, formed in 1854 by a coalition, attempted to bring him out as a candidate for the upper house, which was at this date elective, but though he had broken with the advanced reformers, he could not approve of the tactics of their opponents, and refused to stand.
If the court finds the division equitable, it will approve it.Advertisement
As a result of these assemblies it was decided that those who had become members in childhood simply by virtue of their parents' status could not subsequently join in the celebration of the Lord's Supper nor record votes on ecclesiastical issues, unless they should approve themselves fit; they might, however, in their turn bring their children to baptism and hand on to them the degree of membership which they themselves had received from their own parents.
In 1J35 he was sent to Germany, in the hope of inducing Lutheran divines to approve of Henry's divorce from Catherine of Aragon, and four years later he was employed in negotiations connected with Anne of Cleves's marriage.
He was invited to approve the candidates proposed for state governorships; in all law cases affecting the Government or political matters the judges asked his opinion; he drafted bills, and discussed their text with individual members and committees of congress.
He will not consider his work upon the text complete until he has made it, as far as he can, such as the author would approve in every particular.
The time had, indeed, not yet come to attempt any conspicuous breach with the constitutional principle; but the new ministry was such as the imperial sentiment would approve, inimical to the German ideals of Frankfort, devoted to the traditions of the Habsburg monarchy.Advertisement
There he disowned the sermons of the pardonsellers, let it be seen that he did not approve of the action of the Legate, and so prevailed with Luther that the latter promised to write a submissive letter to the pope, to exhort people to reverence the Roman See, to say that Indulgences were useful to remit canonical penances, and to promise to write no more on the matter unless he happened to be attacked.
He did not approve of the Belgian movement, nor of the part that Europe played in it, and published his views in three pamphlets, which appeared in the years 1830 and 1831.
It was this, his first administration, which introduced the constitution of the 5th of June 1849, and he also presided over the third constitutional ministry which was formed in July 1851; but he resigned on the 27th of January 1852, because he could not approve of the decree which aimed at transforming Denmark into a composite, indivisible, monarchy.
A majority of the members in each house of the General Assembly may at any time propose a convention to revise the constitution and, if at the next succeeding election a majority of the people voting on the question approve, the General Assembly must provide for the election of delegates.
Whilst the Saiva philosophers do not approve of the notion of incarnations, as being derogatory to the dignity of the deity, the Brahmans have nevertheless thought fit to adopt it as apparently a convenient expedient for bringing certain tendencies of popular worship within the pale of their system, and probably also for counteracting the Buddhist doctrines; and for this purpose Vishnu would obviously offer himself as the most attractive figure in the Brahmanical trinity.Advertisement
The marriage with Philip, of which Pole did not approve, having taken place (July 2 5, 1 554), and Rome yielding on the practical difficulties of the lay holders of Church lands, a parliament favourable to the proposed reunion now assembled, and Pole was allowed to return to England as cardinal.
The moderate Loyalists joined in the election of delegates to the first Continental Congress; but the great body of Loyalists in New York strongly disapproved of the " dangerous and extravagant " measures adopted by that body, and the assembly, in January 1 775, refused to approve its acts or choose delegates to the second Continental Congress.
Bismarck, who was less hopeful than the emperor, and did not approve of this policy, was thereby prevented from influencing the elections as he would have wished to do; the coalition parties, in consequence, suffered severe loss; Socialists, Centre and Radicals gained numerous seats.
He will approve or disapprove of himself according as his conduct has fulfilled the conditions of social welfare.
And when I come, whomsoever ye shall approve by your letters, them will I send to bring your liberality unto Jerusalem.Advertisement
This allows you to do any general maintenance and repairs yourself as well as conduct and approve inspections.
In many schools, the prom committee or student council brainstorms a list of ideas, and the school's administration must approve the final theme.
Bear in mind that the officiant may also need to approve the vows in advance.
Look for a lender that advertises the ability to approve mortgage loans for people with a history of foreclosures.
The FHA doesn't normally approve deals where legal issues are involved.
The list of lenders within California which are willing to approve mobile home loans is a long list indeed.
There are many modest two piece bathing suits juniors can enjoy wearing and parents can approve of without hesitation.
Given that you don't approve of his interest, it is unlikely he will want to discuss the topic with you, especially since he enjoys watching it.
Now don't get me wrong, I am not saying that I condone or approve of the line of work, I am simply saying he was working not cheating.
Once they approve these products, I have no doubt regarding their safety and overall quality and taste.
Two of three judges must approve a contestant to move on, except during season three at the Manchester auditions when all three judges had to give the thumbs up for a contestant to go through.
Once you sign the divorce papers and file them, you are asking a judge to approve the agreement that you have worked out with your spouse.
Once they have an agreement, they can ask a judge to approve it and include this provision in the divorce judgment.
In most cases, the judge will approve the negotiated figure.
In a situation where there is a large discrepancy between the earning capacity of the two spouses, they may wish to work out an arrangement where one person will pay spousal support to the other and ask a judge to approve the arrangement.
It is important to note that your physician should approve all herbal remedies that you want to take internally, especially if you are taking any prescription medications.
Your mom will approve, you know you'll dance a lot and have fun and not feel any pressure.
Gift cards allow you to know where the graduate will spend your money, giving you peace of mind that it's going to something that he/she will like and you approve of.
No doubt family members are sure to approve of a shower celebrating their heritage.
A very strict church may need to approve all religious material, including quotes used in programs that will be distributed within the church.
However, the American Medical Association did approve it for use in 1902.
While all her surgery certainly helped her pull of that potentially unflattering red, one piece Baywatch swimsuit, David Hasselhof, for one, does not approve.
Rumor has it that TV mom Florence Henderson does not approve of one of her TV sons marrying Adrienne Curry.
Marie Osmond also turned down the lead role of Sandy in the blockbuster hit Grease, as she did not approve of the movie's moral content.
If there is still conflict, consider encouraging her to spend her own money on clothes you do not approve of, or find a compromise somewhere in the middle.
In other instances, the ideas never get off the ground because academic advisors or administrators don't approve a student's preliminary plan to follow a new course of study.
After the BCA Rescue Network representatives approve the application, they conduct a series of interviews.
Some situations require BCA Rescue Network representatives to approve the veterinarian that the family plans to use.
Darkyn would not approve.
I can't imagine why he would think I wouldn't approve.
I know your dad would approve.
She hesitated, unsure if Alex would approve.
His boss was over two-thousand miles away and, while he wouldn't be too happy about Keaton spending the night with her, he would certainly approve of any hours spent watching over her.
Not to mention, Ingrid wouldn't approve.
A majority of the members elected to each house may submit the question of calling a convention to the people; and if a majority of the votes cast approve, an election for members of a convention shall be held, and all acts of the convention must be submitted to the people for ratification or rejection.
In such cases the prefect must approve them, and in some cases the sanction of the general council or even ratification by the president is necessary.
Ferrara, successor of Scialoja, met a like fate; but Count Cambray-Digny, finance minister in the Menabrea cabinet of 1868-1869, driven to find means to cover a deficit aggravated by the interest on the Venetian debt, succeeded, with Sellas help, in forcing a Grist Tax Bill through parliament, though in a form of which Sella could not entirely approve.
At the foot of each of the letters appeared the king's postscripts, "I approve of this letter.
Wren apparently did not himself approve of this second design, for he got the king to give him permission to alter it as much as he liked, without showing models or drawings to any one, and the actual building bears little resemblance to the approved design, to which it is very superior in almost every possible point.
At the election of 1904 an amendment was adopted which provides that whenever 10% of the voters of the state, as shown by the votes of the last preceding election, express a wish that any law or resolution of the legislature shall be submitted to the people, the Act or Resolve shall be voted on at the next election of the state or county officers, and if a majority of the voters approve the measure it shall stand; otherwise, it shall become void.
The writer does not approve of the common practice of cutting wheat high and then mowing the stubbles.
Conditions were not then favourable for peace, however; the French government, moreover, did not approve of the choice, inasmuch as Adams was not sufficiently pliant and tractable and was from the first suspicious of Vergennes; and subsequently Benjamin Franklin, Thomas Jefferson, John Jay and Henry Laurens were appointed to co-operate with Adams. Jefferson, however, did not cross the Atlantic, and Laurens took little part in the negotiations.
Its powers are extensive, including, in addition to ordinary legislative powers, control of financial affairs, foreign affairs, the power to declare war and approve treaties of peace, amnesties, electoral legislation for the provinces and municipalities, control of the electoral vote for president and vice-president, and designation of an acting president in case of the death or incapacity of these officers.
For the revision of the constitution it is necessary that two-thirds of the members elected to each house of the legislature vote for the call of a constitutional convention, that a majority of all electors voting at the next general election approve the call for the convention, and that the convention consist of as many members as the house of representatives, who shall be chosen in the same manner, and shall meet within three months after the general 1 At International Falls on Rainy River and at Duluth on the St Louis immense water-power is utilized for manufacturing.
In the election of 1860 he voted for the fusion ticket in New York which was opposed to Abraham Lincoln, but he could not approve of President Buchanan's course in dealing with secession, and later supported Lincoln.
Decisions of one day were frequently reversed the next, and every one held himself free to disobey any law that he did not approve of..
The state contributes to the support of the Church, builds its churches and provides for the salaries of its clergy, and at the same time it has the right to approve or reject all ecclesiastical appointments and to permit or forbid the execution of all decrees of the Roman See relating to Venezuela.
Notwithstanding his loyal support of the administration during the struggle, he did not fully approve of its conduct of the war, which he deemed shifting and timid; and it was with great reluctance that he supported Lincoln in 1864 for a second term.
As the general election approached the only question submitted to the electors was - Do you approve or condemn Lord Beaconsfield's foreign policy ?
But though he thus sacrificed his own prospects to the cardinal's good pleasure, Dlugosz was far too sagacious to approve of the provocative attitude of Olesnicki, and frequently and fearlessly remonstrated with him on his conduct.
Notwithstanding the alarm occasioned by Braddock's defeat, the old quarrel between the proprietors of Pennsylvania and the assembly prevented any adequate preparations for defence; " with incredible meanness " the proprietors had instructed their governors to approve no act for levying the necessary taxes, unless the vast estates of the proprietors were by the same act exempted.
As, however, the prince might approve a false type of Church, in spite of what they 2 both assumed to be the clear teaching of Scripture, and should so far be resisted, Browne and Barrow found themselves practically in the same attitude towards the prince's religious coercion.
And as the people look to him to kill bad measures, he is frequently able, if he be a man both strong and upright, to convey intimations to the legislature, or to those who are influential in it, that he will not approve of certain pending measures, or will approve of them only if passed in a form satisfactory to him.
A deeper reason was his inability to approve of the advanced views of the Radicals, or "Clear Grits," as they came to be called.
Prussia, however, refused to approve of any coup d'etat; the parliament, chastened by the consciousness that its life depended on the goodwill of the king, moderated its tone; and Maximilian ruled till his death as a model constitutional monarch.
His father naturally did not approve of these new interests and acquaintances, and summoned him home.
Abi `Amir proposed to confiscate a religious foundation and the assembled ulema refused to approve the act, and were threatened by his vizier, one of them replied, "All the evil you say of us applies to yourself; you seek unjust gains and support your injustice by threats; you take bribes and practise ungodliness in the world.
But this idea was quickly dispelled; on the 22nd he expressed his surprise that anybody should have thought he intended to approve of Mr Chamberlain's plan; he was not prepared to dismiss in advance a proposal for the consolidation of the empire made by the responsible government, but he believed that the objections to a policy of preference were insurmountable.
He came into collision with philanthropists, and was supposed to approve of despotism for its own sake.
It is probable that Sozomen did not approve of Socrates's freer attitude towards Greek science, and that he wished to present a picture in which the clergy should be still further glorified and monasticism brought into still stronger prominence.
Even in the earliest form known to us this legend is probably the complex growth of centuries, and any claim to the discovery of the first germ can hardly approve itself to the historic sense.
Both these writers, more particularly the latter, had postulated in controverting Hobbes the existence of a moral sense to explain the fact that we approve benevolent actions, done either by ourselves or by others, which bring no advantage to ourselves.
This is plain enough; what remains doubtful is the reason why we approve of these qualities in another man which are useful or agreeable to others.
And do ye not approve this vocation ?
The government bill having, however, been passed by the Second Chamber, the prime minister proposed to the king that the Riksdag should be dissolved and new elections for the Second Chamber take place in order to hear the opinion of the country, but as the king did not approve of this Mr Staaff and his government resigned.
He taught that all who put their trust in the good God, and his crucified Son, renounce their allegiance to the Demiurge, and approve themselves by good works of love, shall be saved.
The orations were followed by a prodigious quantity of Latin verse, which appeared in successive volumes in 1 533, 1 534, 1 539, 1 54 6 and 1547; of these, a friendly critic, Mark Pattison, is obliged to approve the judgment of Huet, who says, "par ses poesies brutes et informes Scaliger a deshonore le Parnasse"; yet their numerous editions show that they commended themselves not only to his contemporaries, but to succeeding scholars.
He abhorred bloodshed, he disliked mob rule, he did not approve of military pronunciamientos.
It was natural that he should take this side, for in his traditional fear of Sabellianism, in which he was one with the followers of Origen in general, he found it difficult to approve the position of Alexander, who seemed to be doing away altogether with the subordination of the Son.
The king of Prussia, however, had agreed that the new hospodar should be a native of the principalities, and could not therefore openly approve of Prince Charles's election.
By a secret treaty he had bound himself not to advance further in a constitutional direction than Austria should at any time approve; but, though on the whole he acted in accordance with Metternich's policy of preserving the status quo, and maintained with but slight change Murat's laws and administrative system, he took advantage of the situation to abolish the Sicilian constitution, in violation of his oath, and to proclaim the union of the two states into the kingdom of the Two Sicilies (December 12th, 1816).
Until 1902 the legislature was the sole law-making body in the state, but on the 2nd of June of this year the voters adopted a constitutional amendment which declared that "the people reserve to themselves power to propose laws and amendments to the constitution, and to enact or reject the same at the polls, independent of the legislative assembly, and also reserve power at their own option to approve or reject at the polls any act of the legislative assembly."
Now you approve of the character and paper, I will push on the edition vigorously.
The choice was one which posterity can heartily approve.
The cabinet decided to do nothing that could wear the appearance of interference in the internal affairs of France; but Lord Palmerston, in conversation with the French minister in London, took upon himself to approve the bold and decisive step taken by the president.
Lord Palmerstons cabinet decided to approve and support Sir John Bowrings vigorous action.
The country showed no more disposition than the House of Commons to approve the course which the minister was taking.
Wollaston's theory of moral evil as consisting in the practical contradiction of a true proposition, closely resembles the most paradoxical part of Clarke's doctrine, and was not likely to approve itself to the strong common sense of Butler; but his statement of happiness or pleasure as a " justly desirable " end at which every rational being " ought " to aim corresponds exactly to Butler's conception of self-love as a naturally governing impulse; while' the " moral arithmetic " with which he compares pleasures and pains, and endeavours to make the notion of happiness quantitatively precise, is an anticipation of Benthamism.
Colonel William Preston, county surveyor of Fincastle county, within which the 2000-acre tract lay, refused to approve Captain Bullitt's survey, and had the lands resurveyed in the following year, nevertheless the tract was conveyed in December 1773 by Lord Dunmore to his friend Dr John Connolly, a native of Lancaster county, Pennsylvania, who had served in the British army, as commander of Fort Pitt (under Dunmore's appointment), was an instigator of Indian troubles which culminated in the Battle of Point Pleasant, and was imprisoned from 1775 until nearly the close of the War of American Independence for attempting under Dunmore's instructions to organize the "Loyal Foresters," who 1 Louisville cement, one of the best-known varieties of natural cement, was first manufactured in Shipping Port, a suburb of Louisville, in 1829 for the construction of the Louisville & Portland Canal; the name is now applied to all cement made in the Louisville District in Kentucky and Indiana.
The General Assembly may also provide for the consolidation of two or more counties if a majority of the voters concerned approve, " but such election shall not be held oftener than once in four years in the same counties."
My Department decided that it was appropriate to determine the application by way of a notice of opinion to approve.
The University Court hoped to approve the appointment of the Principal's successor at its 18 March 2002 meeting.
It gave the king the power to dismiss capital burgesses he did not approve of.
And while I approve wholeheartedly of the way the guitars clang away, that's largely irrelevant.
Concordat with the Disability Rights Commission (DRC) 8. Members were invited to approve the draft concordat with the Disability Rights Commission (DRC) 8. Members were invited to approve the draft concordat with the DRC.
To approve the dissolution or the merger of the Society.
There is no reason not to approve the group on myalgic encephalomyelitis.
Would you approve the creation of the gestalt entity ' Linstead People '?
Academic Policy Committee is asked to approve the filling of the Chair.
Steve Jobs might not approve, but Apple's latest operating system can be installed on any x86 hardware.
Shareholders voted to approve the issuance of the shares to seven accredited investors during the company's special shareholder meeting held today in Australia.
Christ will take his people, as it were, into commission with himself, and they shall sit and approve his righteous judgment.
The Convener of the Panel will approve the nominations.
At the end of the months ' probation, the Board of the Museum will either approve or decline the application.
It was proposed, seconded and agreed to approve the minutes resolved.
Council then resolved to approve the Schedule of Payments and then RESOLVED to approve the balance of the report.
The bank will typically carry out some money laundering checks and then approve the new signatory.
Peter Mandelson, who can veto or approve the takeover, is a friend of Elisabeth Murdoch.
The Head of Finance only can approve write-off of any debts greater than these limits.
In general, the by-laws require plans of new streets to be submitted to the council, and they are required to approve or disapprove of these plans within a month.
By a two-thirds majority the legislature may recommend that a constitutional convention be called; and if a majority of the electors at the next general election approve, the legislature shall provide for the convention, but the approval of a majority of the electors voting is necessary for ratification of the work of the convention.
Whether Dolgorukov and Weyrother, or Kutuzov, Langeron, and the others who did not approve of the plan of attack, were right--he did not know.
I do not approve of it, said Arakcheev, rising and taking a paper from his writing table.
Have these policies redistributed income in a way that your government would approve of?
It was proposed, seconded and agreed to approve the minutes Resolved.
Council then RESOLVED to approve the Schedule of Payments and then RESOLVED to approve the balance of the report.
I do n't think he would approve of his scapegrace son fouling Council property.
These points are limited to the specific airline offering the card and can't be used for anything other than airfare or discounts with the airline's approve affiliates, but you may earn points faster than with a card offered by a bank.
They approve residency programs, and oversee residencies that provide postgraduate training in various naturopathic specialties in the United States and Canada.
A licensed dermatologist, or plastic surgeon must apply tattooed makeup, and the FDA must first approve all inks and dyes used.
Ask the couple to approve it before you read it on the day of the wedding.
When installing laminate flooring in your home, check the manufacturer's recommendations and use underlayment they approve.
Many companies that offer designer pins will make a gold plated brass sample with simulated stones to allow the customer to approve of the finished product before making the final purchase.
This is a controversial system, however, and many park guests do not approve of the required payment for the service - Flash Pass prices vary based on the number of guests who will be using the pass and costs begin at $29.
If he does approve it, it would kick in on January 1st, 2006.
Most Internet sites that sell these flash carts will display a disclaimer stating that Nintendo does not license or approve these products, nor is the sale of such products authorized or endorsed.
As such, LoveToKnow doesn't endorse or approve of any product that will be used for the purposes of piracy.
It is best for parents to be present during these tours, so the child can see that they approve of the facilities and trust the care providers.
You will still need to wait for the office to approve your request for unemployment insurance.
Allied Home Mortgages works with a wide variety of customers, even some who may be difficult to approve.
You may need to find a specialized lender to approve the financing you need.
Rarely will a lender approve a new business venture since there exists no real proof of profitability.
Since most mortgage companies - including Fifth Third Bank - utilize computer programs to approve or deny mortgage applications, a human underwriter is utilized as a safeguard.
Lenders will often approve applicants beyond the amount that was originally applied for, but the acceptable debt-to-income ratio of that lender might be quite high.
It is a good idea to do this before you go to a bank or begin looking at houses so you can get a better idea of just what size mortgage the bank is likely to approve you for and then plan accordingly.
Nonetheless, there are some direct lenders who will approve these types of loans.
Most lenders will not approve loans where the monthly mortgage payment is higher than 38 percent of your income prior to taxes.
Pairing your cozy maternity jeans and t-shirts with an unbuttoned dress shirt or blazer can turn a boring outfit into something that your punk friends will approve of.
A guy your dad would approve of, or a guy your girl friends would be jealous of?
The citizens were asked to approve the issuance of 40-year bonds paying five percent - a total bond issue of $35 million.
You can browse the site together, pick out styles you both like and approve of, then hit the stores to find similar suits that she can try on.
Whether you approve of Miley's photo hijinx is not the point.
The person must then approve you before he or she is added to your friends list.
Of course, they are still online and you should go over Internet safety and make sure that they don't get onto sites that you do not approve of.
It's the story of Allie and Noah, a couple in love but separated by Allie's parents because they don't approve of Noah and his poor family.
He reminds Lorelai and Rory both of Christopher (Rory's dad) and he's the first boy that she dates that her grandparents approve of.
There are a number of individuals interested in yoga who don't approve of the Eastern influence incorporated into the practice.
So while a musician may really want to push his or her work to the people, the record company has to approve and agree to every outlet.
Many doctors will approve a safe alternative therapy as a complement to an existing autism treatment plan if compatible.
Lenders usually want to see how money is managed before they are willing to approve funds for a business.
Research experts in the field of nutrition and health approve the eating plan.
With this plan, an annual reimbursement cutoff is set, and if a member exceeds this amount the company will not approve reimbursement.
The plan allows one doctor to be your primary care physician who is required to approve any other doctor needs you may have, such as specialized care.
Once you have decided that you would be happier and healthier if your breasts were smaller, you will need to get your health insurance company to approve the procedure.
In these instances, the provider may make decisions about your child's treatment that you would not approve of or consent to.
In situations like these, providing a signed medical release ahead of time will allow the caregiver to approve medical treatment even if there is a delay in reaching you.
If the parents have joint legal custody, either parent can approve medical treatment, but a medical release form signed by both parents can help avoid delays if there is confusion about which parent can give legal consent.
It is important to note that not all approve providers accept new patients throughout the year.
If the woman you're buying lingerie for doesn't wear or approve of dominatrix lingerie, don't buy it for her.
The parents of the tween set generally approve of Cyrus as a role model and example for their kids, welcoming her "good girl" persona as a breath of fresh air in a world of Paris Hiltons and Lindsey Lohans.
Can I approve a hard copy before going to print?
When the couple finds out they are having a baby they decide to move in together, much to the chagrin of Amber's parents, who don't approve of Gary.While Amber prepares the baby's nursery Gary blows money on expensive video games.
The boob job and tattoos were things I always wanted, but the ex-husband did not really approve of.
This person needs to send you a message and a friend's request for you to approve before proceeding.
After a design has been created, you will be sent a proof via email to approve.
Some MySpace members opt to check and approve comments before they are posted, so don't be concerned if your comment is not immediately visible.
It can be very easy to just approve them thinking it will be okay, but if you investigate this option, you'll be surprised at how many different places you've given access to.
After a time I became discouraged, and told her I was afraid she could not make it stand, but that I would build it for her; but she did not approve of this plan.
I understand such feelings in others, and if never having felt them I cannot approve of them, neither do I condemn them.