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en·dorse·ment

 (ĕn-dôrs′mənt)
n.
1. The act of endorsing.
2. The signature on a check, contract, instrument, or other document endorsing it.
3. Approbation; sanction; support: The candidates competed for the union's endorsement.
4. An amendment or addition to an insurance policy, as to cover special circumstances.
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endorsement

(ɪnˈdɔːsmənt) or

indorsement

n
1. the act or an instance of endorsing
2. something that endorses, such as a signature or qualifying comment
3. approval or support
4. (Law) a record of a motoring offence on a driving licence
5. (Insurance) insurance a clause in or amendment to an insurance policy allowing for alteration of coverage
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en•dorse•ment

(ɛnˈdɔrs mənt)

n.
1. approval or sanction.
2. the placing of one's signature, instructions, etc., on a document.
3. a signature or instructions placed on the back of a check or other document, as for the purpose of assigning one's interest therein to another.
4. a clause under which the stated coverage of an insurance policy may be altered.
[1540–50; compare Anglo-French endorsement]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.endorsement - a promotional statement (as found on the dust jackets of books); "the author got all his friends to write blurbs for his book"
promotion, promotional material, publicity, packaging - a message issued in behalf of some product or cause or idea or person or institution; "the packaging of new ideas"
2.endorsement - a speech seconding a motion; "do I hear a second?"
agreement - the verbal act of agreeing
3.endorsement - formal and explicit approval; "a Democrat usually gets the union's endorsement"
commendation, approval - a message expressing a favorable opinion; "words of approval seldom passed his lips"
O.K., okay, okeh, okey, OK - an endorsement; "they gave us the O.K. to go ahead"
visa - an endorsement made in a passport that allows the bearer to enter the country issuing it
nihil obstat - the phrase used by the official censor of the Roman Catholic Church to say that a publication has been examined and contains nothing offensive to the church
4.endorsement - a signature that validates something; "the cashier would not cash the check without an endorsement"
signature - your name written in your own handwriting
blank endorsement, endorsement in blank - an endorsement on commercial paper naming no payee and so payable to the bearer
5.endorsement - the act of endorsing; "a star athlete can make a lot of money from endorsements"
support - aiding the cause or policy or interests of; "the president no longer has the support of his own party"; "they developed a scheme of mutual support"
aegis, auspices, protection - kindly endorsement and guidance; "the tournament was held under the auspices of the city council"
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endorsement

indorsement
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endorsement

noun
1. The approving of an action, especially when done by one in authority:
Informal: OK.
2. An indication of commendation or approval:
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Translations
تَظْهير شَك، مُصادَقَه على، مُوافَقَه
anmærkninggodkendelsetilslutning
forgat áshátirat
framsal; stuîningur
ciroonaylama

endorsement

[ɪnˈdɔːsmənt] N
1. (= signature) → endoso m
2. (= approval) → aprobación f; (= support) → respaldo m
3. (Brit) (Aut) (on licence) → nota f de sanción
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endorsement

[ɪnˈdɔːrsmənt]
n
(= approval) [proposal] → appui m; [action, decision, plan] → approbation f; [situation] → acception f
(= support) [idea, opinion] → soutien m; [person, candidate, institution] → soutien m
endorsement for an idea → soutien à une idée
to give endorsement to an idea → apporter son soutien à une idée
(COMMERCE) (= advertising) [product, company] → publicité f
celebrity endorsement → publicité f faite par une personne connue
(= signature) → endossement m
(British) (on driving licence)contravention f (portée au permis de conduire)
modif (COMMERCE) (= advertising) [deal, contract] → de sponsoring
endorsement fee → droits de sponsoring
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

endorsement

n
(on cheque, bill of exchange) → Indossament nt; (on policy) → Zusatz m, → Nachtrag m
(Brit Jur, on driving licence) → Strafvermerk mauf dem Führerschein
(of opinion)Billigung f; (for product, company) → Empfehlung f; the committee’s endorsement of the ideadie Billigung der Idee durch das Komitee
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endorsement

[ɪnˈdɔːsmənt] n (approval) → approvazione f (Brit) (on driving licence) → infrazione f annotata; (signature) → girata, firma
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

endorse

(inˈdoːs) verb
1. to write one's signature on the back of (a cheque).
2. to make a note of an offence on (a driving licence).
3. to give one's approval to (a decision, statement etc). The court endorsed the judge's decision.
enˈdorsement noun
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References in classic literature ?
Not any passenger that sailed in the Quaker City will withhold his endorsement of what I have just said.
"SIR,--I have duly received your note, in which you claim to endorse my views, although I am not aware that they are dependent upon endorsement either from you or anyone else.
The man who travelled, loud-stepping, the direct line to the cabin door, he let alone--though he watched him vigilantly until the door opened and he received the endorsement of the master.
Two months after the Western Union had given its weighty endorsement to the telephone, these men organized a company to do business in New England only, and put fifty thousand dollars in its treasury.
"I have done myself the honor of counting you one trusting friend, and such endorsement is dear to me." He held out a hand, which Quincey took.
(15.) In short, the measure is the newspaper's estimated coefficient from a regression of endorsements (Democrat, Republican, or no endorsement) on the electoral race, period, incumbency, and other variables.
Therefore, their liability insurers typically include an "MCS-90" endorsement on their policies.
For many years there have questions about the ANAPAC Presidential Endorsement Process that has been taking place since 1984.
The definition of "endorsement" is broad and encompasses nearly every indirect advertising message.
(SeeFTC Endorsement Guidelines, 16 CFR A*255.0(b) [link here: http://www.ecfr.gov/cgi-bin/text-idx?tpl=/ecfrbrowse/Title16/16cfr255_main_02.tpl].)
Ted Cruz is back on the hunt for another big-name endorsement in Iowa.
Celebrity endorsement aims to influence consumers to buy advertised products.