Examples of signatory in a Sentence
a signatory of the Declaration of Independence
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The list of signatories to the letter includes environmental, faith, health and labor groups from across the country.
Former directors of the CIA and national intelligence, secretaries of state and lawmakers who have chaired the Senate and House intelligence committees make up the list of signatories.
Young Feminists argue that rather than a dangerous wave that needed to be stopped, the #MeToo movement was an important step forward and that Deneuve and her co-signatories were out of touch.
California Attorney General Xavier Becerra was among the signatories to a letter released Monday that asked Facebook to provide updated information on its privacy practices.
In January, Trump announced that if the deal’s eight signatories couldn’t amend it to his liking by an arbitrary deadline of May 12, the United States would walk away.
Syria, a signatory of the 1970 nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty, has denied that the site was a reactor or that Damascus engaged in nuclear cooperation with North Korea.
The organization quickly grew beyond its first 500 signatories.
If there is a prosecution, well, USATF was a joint signatory on the successful 2021 bid.
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A signatory puts his or her signature on a document that is also signed by others. In 1215 the English barons revolted against King John and forced him to join them as a signatory to the Magna Carta. This agreement stated the barons' own duties to the King but also assigned the barons clear rights and limited the King's power over them. Though the Magna Carta did nothing for the common people, it's often been called the first step toward democracy in the English-speaking countries.
Origin and Etymology of signatory
First Known Use: 1826See Words from the same year
SIGNATORY Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of signatory for English Language Learners
: a person, country, or organization that has signed an official document
legal Definition of signatory
- signatories to a petition
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