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indorse

[in-dawrs] /ɪnˈdɔrs/
verb (used with object), indorsed, indorsing.
1.
Related forms
reindorse, verb (used with object), reindorsed, reindorsing.
unindorsed, adjective
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Examples for indorse
  • The sheriff shall indorse upon every writ or order the day and hour such writ or order was received by him.
  • In cases in which the claimant is an individual the claimant will receive the check and will normally indorse it.
British Dictionary definitions for indorse

endorse

/ɪnˈdɔːs/
verb (transitive)
1.
to give approval or sanction to
2.
to sign (one's name) on the back of (a cheque, etc) to specify oneself as payee
3.
(commerce)
  1. to sign the back of (a negotiable document) to transfer ownership of the rights to a specified payee
  2. to specify (a designated sum) as transferable to another as payee
4.
to write (a qualifying comment, recommendation, etc) on the back of a document
5.
to sign (a document), as when confirming receipt of payment
6.
(mainly Brit) to record (a conviction) on (a driving licence)
Derived Forms
endorsable, indorsable, adjective
endorser, endorsor, indorser, indorsor, noun
Word Origin
C16: from Old French endosser to put on the back, from en-1 + dos back, from Latin dorsum

indorse

/ɪnˈdɔːs/
verb
1.
a variant spelling of endorse
Derived Forms
indorsable, adjective
indorsement, noun
indorser, indorsor, noun
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