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, indorse  
      vb   tr  
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)  
a    to sign the back of (a negotiable document) to transfer ownership of the rights to a specified payee  
b    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      (Chiefly Brit)   to record (a conviction) on (a driving licence)  
     (C16: from Old French endosser to put on the back, from en-1 + dos back, from Latin dorsum)  
  endorsable, indorsable      adj  
  endorser, endorsor, indorser, indorsor      n  
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, indorse  
1    advocate, affirm, approve, authorize, back, champion, confirm, espouse, favour, prescribe, promote, ratify, recommend, sanction, subscribe to, support, sustain, vouch for, warrant  
2    countersign, sign, superscribe, undersign  

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