Cebuano edit

Etymology edit

Borrowed from Spanish aprobar.

Pronunciation edit

  • Hyphenation: a‧pro‧bar

Verb edit


  1. to approve

Spanish edit

Etymology edit

Inherited from Latin approbāre.

Pronunciation edit

  • IPA(key): /apɾoˈbaɾ/ [a.pɾoˈβ̞aɾ]
  • Audio (Colombia):(file)
  • Rhymes: -aɾ
  • Syllabification: a‧pro‧bar

Verb edit

aprobar (first-person singular present apruebo, first-person singular preterite aprobé, past participle aprobado)

  1. to approve, to condone, to permit
    Antonym: desaprobar
  2. to pass (succeed, e.g. on an exam)
    Synonym: pasar
    Antonym: suspender

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Descendants edit

  • Cebuano: aprobar

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