What does endorse mean?

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, support(verb)

    be behind; approve of

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

  2. second, back, endorse, indorse(verb)

    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, indorse(verb)

    guarantee as meeting a certain standard

    "certified grade AAA meat"

  4. endorse, indorse(verb)

    sign as evidence of legal transfer

    "endorse cheques"

Wiktionary

  1. endorse(Noun)

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

  2. endorse(Verb)

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

  3. endorse(Verb)

    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. endorse(Verb)

    To give an endorsement.

  5. endorse(Verb)

    To receive an endorsement.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Endorse(verb)

    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. Endorse(noun)

    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.

British National Corpus

  1. Verbs Frequency

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

How to pronounce endorse?

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    Alex
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    Karen
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    Veena
    Veena
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How to say endorse in sign language?

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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. Former Vice President Joe Biden:

    I'm going to endorse -- I've endorsed -- Elizabeth Warren's bankruptcy proposal, which in fact goes further, allows for student debt to be relieved in bankruptcy, provides for a whole range of other issues that allows us to in fact impact on how people are dealing with their circumstances, so there's a whole range of things we agree on.

  2. Maine Gov. Paul LePage:

    I'll be very honest. I originally said I'd like it to be a governor, but unfortunately, the American people are not going for a governor this year. So I'm going to endorse Donald Trump.

  3. Eric Bolling:

    I don't know of any video Nicole Saphier was in prior to or after appearing on my show. Frankly, I was shocked when Nicole Saphier made the accusation, i asked our producers to add Nicole Saphier to the show for the express purpose of debunking the conspiracy theory. I believe viewers see that I did not and do not endorse Nicole Saphier theory.

  4. Fred Edwords:

    But even if it were my religion, I would not want my tax dollars used to endorse it.

  5. Prime Minister David Cameron:

    I have always said I think that it is sensible that we should: ISIL don't recognize a border between Iraq and Syria and neither should we but I need to build the argument, I need to take it to parliament, I need to convince more people, we won't hold that vote unless we can see that parliament would endorse action because to fail on this would be damaging. It is not a question of damaging the government it is a question of not damaging our country and its reputation in the world.

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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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