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Definitions for endorse
ɛnˈdɔrsen·dorse

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word endorse.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. back, endorse, indorse, plump for, plunk for, supportverb

    be behind; approve of

    "He plumped for the Labor Party"; "I backed Kennedy in 1960"

  2. second, back, endorse, indorseverb

    give support or one's approval to

    "I'll second that motion"; "I can't back this plan"; "endorse a new project"

  3. certify, endorse, indorseverb

    guarantee as meeting a certain standard

    "certified grade AAA meat"

  4. endorse, indorseverb

    sign as evidence of legal transfer

    "endorse cheques"

Wiktionary

  1. endorsenoun

    A diminutive of the pale, usually appearing in pairs on either side of a pale.

  2. endorseverb

    To support, to back, to give one's approval to, especially officially or by signature.

  3. endorseverb

    To write one's signature on the back of a cheque, or other negotiable instrument, when transferring it to a third party, or cashing it.

  4. endorseverb

    To give an endorsement.

  5. endorseverb

    To receive an endorsement.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Endorseverb

    same as Indorse

    Etymology: [Formerly endosse, fr. F. endosser to put on the back, to endorse; pref. en- (L. in) + dos back, L. dorsum. See Dorsal, and cf. Indorse.]

  2. Endorsenoun

    a subordinary, resembling the pale, but of one fourth its width (according to some writers, one eighth)

    Etymology: [Formerly endosse, fr. F. endosser to put on the back, to endorse; pref. en- (L. in) + dos back, L. dorsum. See Dorsal, and cf. Indorse.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Endorse

    en-dors′, Indorse, in-, v.t. to write one's name on the back of: to assign by writing on the back of: to give one's sanction to: to lay on the back, to load.—adj. Endors′able.—ns. Endorsēē′, the person to whom a bill, &c., is assigned by endorsement; Endorse′ment, act of endorsing: that which is written on a bill: sanction; Endors′er. [Changed from M. E. endosse under the influence of Low L. indorsārein, on, dorsum, the back.]

CrunchBase

  1. Endorse

    Endorse enables consumer product companies to market at the individual shopper level and shoppers to earn rewards for staying loyal to their favorite brands. Endorse closes the online-to-offline purchase loop and ties an online brand to proven retail sales in the real world, whenever and wherever people shop.

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  1. Verbs Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'endorse' in Verbs Frequency: #824

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of endorse in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of endorse in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of endorse in a Sentence

  1. Florence Brown:

    This is supported by the fact that women with the best diabetes control. . . in pregnancy had offspring that performed better academically than offspring of. . . women without diabetes, the authors of this study do endorse this as a possible explanation for their findings.

  2. Vander Plaats:

    I can’t believe Iowans of any stripe would endorse this keynote speaker.

  3. Creomar De Souza:

    But in some of these countries, Argentina and maybe Bolivia, the economy will take a more heterodox turn, with a greater role for the state, pinera will try to endorse some social reforms in Chile, but the legitimacy of that generation of politicians is under threat.

  4. Darrell Issa:

    Marco Rubio really is Marco Rubio, and I ’m pleased to be able to endorse Marco Rubio and to work for Marco Rubio for the presidency.

  5. Ehsan Sehgal:

    You endorse only your own stupidity with your invective, mental filth, and ill-thinking, with such conduct you cannot impress any wise person, in the reply, to the language of abuse, silence is the best practice.

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Translations for endorse

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  • джиросвам, потвърждавамBulgarian
  • সমর্থন, অনুমোদন, দলিলের পশ্চাতে নাম সহিBengali
  • empfehlen, bestätigen, unterstützenGerman
  • endosarSpanish
  • تاییدPersian
  • tukeaFinnish
  • soutenir, approuver, endosserFrench
  • समर्थनHindi
  • 支持するJapanese
  • goedkeuren, bevestigen, aanbevelen, ondersteunenDutch
  • signereNorwegian
  • podpisać sięPolish
  • endossarPortuguese
  • поддерживатьRussian
  • skriva under, ställa sig bakom, undertekna, stå bakom, stödja, signeraSwedish
  • cirolamak, havâle etmek, desteklemek, onaylamak, tasvip etmek, imzâlamakTurkish
  • 赞同Chinese

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