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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
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007

endorsement

[ɪnˈdɔːsmənt] n (approval) → approvazione f (Brit) (on driving licence) → infrazione f annotata; (signature) → girata, firma
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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 ?
40,000 francs, payable at sight, on you, signed by Busoni, and returned by you to me, with your indorsement -- of course, I immediately counted him over the forty bank-notes."
The indorsement on the back of the note-paper, also referring to the question of time, is in the handwriting of the same witness--to whom I refer you, when it suits your convenience to question him."
The throat-rumble arose in the great room, and man nodded to man with indorsement and certitude.
Take the Ebell Place, Mate." Her husband nodded emphatic indorsement. "When we used to know it, it was a perfect paradise of a farm.
(35) The amendments to the UCC's version of Article 3 "eliminate[d] outmoded requirements, including that allonges (indorsements) to notes be physically attached to the related instrument." (36) It is the archaic, ambiguous language in New York's unrevised Article 3 that creates issues when it comes to mortgage assignments--specifically the question of whether it is necessary to hold physical possession of the promissory note in order to be able to foreclose on the underlying mortgage.
Ombudsman Conchita Carpio-Morales ordered Uy suspended for one month for failing to act right away on the letters and indorsements regarding an administrative assistant's back pay.
With securitized mortgages, careful presuit attention to, and review of, the loan documents and chain of title of the note, and, when necessary, the proper execution and/or recording of any missing assignments or indorsements, will provide lender's counsel with sufficient supporting evidence to establish standing in a verified complaint, and thus avoid many standing defenses.
(187.) Parties Indorsements for Congress Is Urged to Simplify Primaries, THE MINNEAPOLIS TRIB., Apr.
If the maxim stare decisis is any thing more than a name; if the people of this state have the privilege of certain rules of action, and are not the sport of perpetual vacillation and ruinous uncertainty; the law of Connecticut concerning indorsements of notes, as before expressed, is stable and unquestionable.
It is true that he does not promise in so many words that he will use reasonable efforts to place the defendant's indorsements and market her designs." (20)
For example, the check collection system no longer relies on examining indorsements and knowing the indorsers as a means of ensuring that a check is good.