indorse, indorsement

in·dorse \ in-ˈdȯrs \

Less common spellings of , endorsement

transitive verb
1 a :to write on the back of; especially :to sign one's name as payee on the back of (a check) in order to obtain the cash or credit represented on the face
b :to inscribe (one's signature) on a check, bill, or note
c :to inscribe (something, such as an official document) with a title or memorandum
d :to make over to another (the value represented in a check, bill, or note) by inscribing one's name on the document
e :to acknowledge receipt of (a sum specified) by one's signature on a document
2 a :to approve openly
  • endorse an idea
; especially :to express support or approval of publicly and definitely
  • endorse a mayoral candidate
b :to recommend (something, such as a product or service) usually for financial compensation
  • shoes endorsed by a pro basketball player

Law Dictionary

indorse, indorsee, indorsement, indorser

legal Definition of indorse

  • used primarily in the context of the Uniform Commercial Code

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