Definitions for Endorsementɛnˈdɔrs mənt

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

en•dorse•mentɛnˈdɔrs 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.

    Category: Business

  4. a clause under which the stated coverage of an insurance policy may be altered.

    Category: Business

Origin of endorsement:

1540–50; cf. AF endorsement

Princeton's WordNet

  1. endorsement, indorsement, blurb(noun)

    a promotional statement (as found on the dust jackets of books)

    "the author got all his friends to write blurbs for his book"

  2. second, secondment, endorsement, indorsement(noun)

    a speech seconding a motion

    "do I hear a second?"

  3. sanction, countenance, endorsement, indorsement, warrant, imprimatur(noun)

    formal and explicit approval

    "a Democrat usually gets the union's endorsement"

  4. endorsement, indorsement(noun)

    a signature that validates something

    "the cashier would not cash the check without an endorsement"

  5. endorsement, indorsement(noun)

    the act of endorsing

    "a star athlete can make a lot of money from endorsements"


  1. endorsement(Noun)

    The act or quality of endorsing

  2. endorsement(Noun)

    An amendment or added notation to an insurance contract or other official document (such as a driving licence).

    Mr. Jones paid extra for the flood damage endorsement on his house insurance.

  3. endorsement(Noun)

    An instructor's signed acknowledgement of time practising specific flying skills.

    Once she obtained the endorsement of her night flying hours, Joanna was approved to take the pilot's examination.

  4. endorsement(Noun)

    Permission to carry out a specific skill or application in a field in which the practitioner already has a general licence.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Endorsement(noun)

    same as Indorsement

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