Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. The act of endorsing: The athlete was highly paid to do endorsements of products.
  • n. Something, such as a signature or voucher, that endorses or validates.
  • n. Approbation; sanction; support: The candidates competed for the union's endorsement.
  • n. An amendment to a contract, such as an insurance policy, by which the original terms are changed.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. The act or quality of endorsing
  • n. An amendment or added notation to an insurance contract or other official document (such as a driving licence).
  • n. An instructor's signed acknowledgement of time practising specific flying skills.
  • n. Permission to carry out a specific skill or application in a field in which the practitioner already has a general licence.
  • n. Sponsorship, in means of money, by a company, business or enterprise.
  • n. Support from an important, renowned figure of a media (celebrity, politics, sports, etc.), to get back up.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. Same as indorsement.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. formal and explicit approval
  • n. a signature that validates something
  • n. the act of endorsing
  • n. a promotional statement (as found on the dust jackets of books)
  • n. a speech seconding a motion

Etymologies

endorse +‎ -ment (Wiktionary)

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