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APPROVE: The American Sign Language (ASL) sign for "approve"
 

If you mean APPROVE as in "to speak or think favorably of" you can convey this concept a number of ways depending on the context and extent of how you feel about the person you are "approving of"

 

Here are a few examples:

 

LIKE:

 

APPRECIATE:

 


 

 

If you mean APPROVE as in "to consent or agree to" there are some variations to the sign "AGREE"

 

AGREE / agreement / concur / think same / reach a deal (an agreement):

 

CONSENSUS-[agree/everyone agree]:

 


 

If you mean APPROVE as in "confirm":

 

APPROVE-[O-K-to-palm-version]:

 

APPROVE-[A-P-to-palm-version]:

 

APPROVE-[ACCEPT]:

 


 

If you wanted to convey the opposite of APPROVE as in "REJECT / NOT-APPROVED" one version is to sign "thumbs-down"

 

 


 

Sample sentence: You need to contact your doctor and ask if they can call here in order to let us know they approve this prescription then the insurance company will pay.

 



Notes: 
See: ACCEPT

ENJOY

AGREE

ALLOW

PROOF

RECOMMEND

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