Examples of signatory in a Sentence
a signatory of the Declaration of Independence
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If anything, Iran has seized on the fact that the deal’s other signatories have stuck with it as a way to divide the United States from its allies.
Other signatories, including Germany, France, and the U.K., are now trying to salvage the deal.
Those signatories would need to approve a peace treaty.
Central to the Respect Program is that signatories would be required to enlist some kind of independent third party to file complaints, so models wouldn’t feel forced to report bad behavior to the exact people who sign their paychecks.
The European Union, also a signatory to the atomic deal, has pledged to take steps to salvage the accord.
There is no shortage of institutions bearing the name of New York business tycoon and Giving Pledge signatory Ron Perelman.
Valerie Amos, Chelsea Clinton, Arianna Huffington and Sheryl Sandberg are among the letter's scores of influential signatories, ONE says.
Notably, one of the 20 signatories of the petition is David Valadao — who represents a Central Valley district in California that borders McCarthy’s.
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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.
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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