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Meaning of word sanction from English dictionary with examples, synonyms and antonyms.

sanction   noun

Meaning : Formal and explicit approval.

Example : A Democrat usually gets the union's endorsement.

Synonyms : countenance, endorsement, imprimatur, indorsement, warrant

Meaning : A mechanism of social control for enforcing a society's standards.

Meaning : Official permission or approval.

Example : Authority for the program was renewed several times.

Synonyms : authorisation, authority, authorization

Meaning : The act of final authorization.

Example : It had the sanction of the church.

sanction   verb

Meaning : Give sanction to.

Example : I approve of his educational policies.

Synonyms : approve, o.k., okay

Deem wrong or inappropriate.

I disapprove of her child rearing methods.
disapprove, reject

Meaning : Give authority or permission to.

Meaning : Give religious sanction to, such as through on oath.

Example : Sanctify the marriage.


Sanction ka meaning, vilom shabd, paryayvachi aur samanarthi shabd in Hindi. Sanction ka matlab kya hota hai?