endorsement[en dôrs′mənt, in-]
Immigration endorsements on a passport.
- When a famous athlete announces that he wears a certain brand of sneakers, this is an example of an endorsement for the sneaker brand.
- An example of an endorsement is when you sign the back of check, telling the bank that you give your approval for the check to be cashed.
Endorsement is defined as the act of giving your approval or recommendation to something, usually in a public manner.
- the act of endorsing something
- something written in endorsing; specif.,
- the signature of a payee on the back of a check, note, etc.
- a change, as of coverage or beneficiary, written on or added to an insurance policy
- a statement endorsing a person, product, etc., as in an advertisement
Origin of endorsementMiddle English endosement
- The act of endorsing.
- The signature on a check, contract, instrument, or other document endorsing it.
- Approbation; sanction; support: The candidates competed for the union's endorsement.
- An amendment or addition to an insurance policy, as to cover special circumstances.
- The act or quality of endorsing
- The association announced its endorsement of the policy.
- The bank required that cheque endorsement be witnessed by a cashier.
- Companies sometimes pay millions for product endorsement by celebrities.
- 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.
- (aviation) 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.
- (education, certification) Permission to carry out a specific skill or application in a field in which the practitioner already has a general licence.
- Wanted: Accredited teacher with Grade 12 mathematics endorsement.
- To transport gasoline, truckers must have a valid licence and the hazardous materials endorsement.
- Sponsorship, in means of money, by a company, business or enterprise.
- After the Olympics, he was hoping to get an endorsement deal.
- Support from an important, renowned figure of a media (celebrity, politics, sports, etc.), to get back up.
- I'm not sure whether an endorsement from Donald Trump will help or hurt.
endorse + -ment
endorsement - Legal Definition
A change to an insurance policy.