Approve and Complain


Approve verb - To give official acceptance of as satisfactory.

Complain is an antonym for approve.

Nearby Words: approval, approbation, approving, approvingly, approvement


Complain verb - To express dissatisfaction, pain, or resentment usually tiresomely.

Approve is an antonym for complain in grumble about topic.

Common collocations

action approve action complain action
change approve change complain change
name approve name complain name
time approve time complain time
Other words: script, changes.
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