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in·dorse

 (ĭn-dôrs′)
v.
Variant of endorse.

indorse

(ɪnˈdɔːs)
vb
a variant spelling of endorse
inˈdorsable adj
inˈdorsement n
inˈdorser, inˈdorsor n

en•dorse

(ɛnˈdɔrs)

v.t. -dorsed, -dors•ing.
1. to express approval or support of, esp. publicly: to endorse a political candidate.
2. to designate oneself as payee of (a check) by signing, usu. on the reverse side of the instrument.
3. to sign one's name on (a commercial document or other instrument).
4. to make over (a stated amount) to another as payee by one's endorsement.
5. to write (something) on the back of a document, paper, etc.
6. to acknowledge (payment) by placing one's signature on a bill, draft, etc.
[1575–85; variant of earlier indorse < Medieval Latin indorsāre= Latin in- in-2 + -dorsāre, derivative of dorsum back; replacing endoss, Middle English endossen < Old French endosser < Medieval Latin]
en•dors′a•ble, adj.
en•dors•ee′, n.
en•dors′er, n.
en•dor′sive, adj.

indorse


Past participle: indorsed
Gerund: indorsing

Imperative
indorse
indorse
Present
I indorse
you indorse
he/she/it indorses
we indorse
you indorse
they indorse
Preterite
I indorsed
you indorsed
he/she/it indorsed
we indorsed
you indorsed
they indorsed
Present Continuous
I am indorsing
you are indorsing
he/she/it is indorsing
we are indorsing
you are indorsing
they are indorsing
Present Perfect
I have indorsed
you have indorsed
he/she/it has indorsed
we have indorsed
you have indorsed
they have indorsed
Past Continuous
I was indorsing
you were indorsing
he/she/it was indorsing
we were indorsing
you were indorsing
they were indorsing
Past Perfect
I had indorsed
you had indorsed
he/she/it had indorsed
we had indorsed
you had indorsed
they had indorsed
Future
I will indorse
you will indorse
he/she/it will indorse
we will indorse
you will indorse
they will indorse
Future Perfect
I will have indorsed
you will have indorsed
he/she/it will have indorsed
we will have indorsed
you will have indorsed
they will have indorsed
Future Continuous
I will be indorsing
you will be indorsing
he/she/it will be indorsing
we will be indorsing
you will be indorsing
they will be indorsing
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been indorsing
you have been indorsing
he/she/it has been indorsing
we have been indorsing
you have been indorsing
they have been indorsing
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been indorsing
you will have been indorsing
he/she/it will have been indorsing
we will have been indorsing
you will have been indorsing
they will have been indorsing
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been indorsing
you had been indorsing
he/she/it had been indorsing
we had been indorsing
you had been indorsing
they had been indorsing
Conditional
I would indorse
you would indorse
he/she/it would indorse
we would indorse
you would indorse
they would indorse
Past Conditional
I would have indorsed
you would have indorsed
he/she/it would have indorsed
we would have indorsed
you would have indorsed
they would have indorsed
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.indorse - be behindindorse - be behind; approve of; "He plumped for the Labor Party"; "I backed Kennedy in 1960"
approve, O.K., okay, sanction - give sanction to; "I approve of his educational policies"
warrant, guarantee - stand behind and guarantee the quality, accuracy, or condition of; "The dealer warrants all the cars he sells"; "I warrant this information"
champion, defend - protect or fight for as a champion
second, endorse, indorse, back - give support or one's approval to; "I'll second that motion"; "I can't back this plan"; "endorse a new project"
2.indorse - give support or one's approval toindorse - give support or one's approval to; "I'll second that motion"; "I can't back this plan"; "endorse a new project"
back, endorse, indorse, plump for, plunk for, support - be behind; approve of; "He plumped for the Labor Party"; "I backed Kennedy in 1960"
back up, support - give moral or psychological support, aid, or courage to; "She supported him during the illness"; "Her children always backed her up"
3.indorse - guarantee as meeting a certain standard; "certified grade AAA meat"
warrant, guarantee - stand behind and guarantee the quality, accuracy, or condition of; "The dealer warrants all the cars he sells"; "I warrant this information"
4.indorse - sign as evidence of legal transfer; "endorse cheques"
sign - be engaged by a written agreement; "He signed to play the casino on Dec. 18"; "The soprano signed to sing the new opera"
cosign, co-sign - sign and endorse (another person's signature), as for a loan
visa - provide (a passport) with a visa

indorse

see endorse
References in classic literature ?
I asked her to indorse me to these peo- ple, and then leave me.
My motive for withholding it from the coroner's inquiry is that a man of science shrinks from placing himself in the public position of seeming to indorse a popular superstition.
We must sincerely indorse this move, and on behalf of the citizens of Charleston extend to your our most cordial invitation to have you come to us, that we may honour you who have done so much by your life and work to honour us.