The executive functions of the Senate are: (I) To approve or disapprove the presidents nominations of Federal officers, including judges, ministers of state and ambassadors; (2) to approve, by a majority of two-thirds of those present, of treaties submitted by the president.
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.
He knew his brother would disapprove but also knew Andre would view it better than jeans.
An undefined instinct told Pierre that these explanations, and repeated requests to be told the whole truth, expressed ill-will on the princess' part toward her future sister-in-law and a wish that he should disapprove of Andrew's choice; but in reply he said what he felt rather than what he thought.
The work was printed by the king's printer and dedicated to Louvois, which points to the probability that the government did not disapprove of it.
They cannot disapprove of a plan unless it contravenes the provisions of some statute or by-law; but if a person builds otherwise than according to an approved plan he does so at the risk of having his work pulled down or destroyed.
He knew his father would disapprove of her.
Those who, while they disapprove of the character and measures of a government, yield to it their allegiance and support are undoubtedly its most conscientious supporters, and so frequently the most serious obstacles to reform.
It was one thing to have him bark at and disapprove of her, but she wasn't going to tolerate him being short with the children.
He will approve or disapprove of himself according as his conduct has fulfilled the conditions of social welfare.