Approve and admire

approbation
(n)
ǝ-prǝ-BAY-shǝn
Meaning

approval

1st Sample Sentence

Most stage performers feel a deep need for the approbation of the audience.

Root

ad (to)#probare (to try, test, prove) (Latin)

Mnemonics

Ap+PROBATION: You get CONFIRMATION/APPROVAL in your job after your Probation period