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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Indorse  \In*dorse"\,  v.  t.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Indorsed};  p.  pr  & 
  vb  n.  {Indorsing}.]  [LL.  indorsare  See  {Endorse}.]  [Written 
  also  {endorse}.] 
  1.  To  cover  the  back  of  to  load  or  burden.  [Obs.] 
 
  Elephants  indorsed  with  towers.  --Milton. 
 
  2.  To  write  upon  the  back  or  outside  of  a  paper  or  letter,  as 
  a  direction,  heading,  memorandum,  or  address. 
 
  3.  (Law  &  Com.)  To  write  one's  name  alone  or  with  other 
  words  upon  the  back  of  (a  paper),  for  the  purpose  of 
  transferring  it  or  to  secure  the  payment  of  a  ?ote, 
  draft,  or  the  like  to  guarantee  the  payment,  fulfillment, 
  performance,  or  validity  of  or  to  certify  something  upon 
  the  back  of  (a  check,  draft,  writ,  warrant  of  arrest, 
  etc.). 
 
  4.  To  give  one's  name  or  support  to  to  sanction;  to  aid  by 
  approval;  to  approve;  as  to  indorse  an  opinion. 
 
  {To  indorse  in  blank},  to  write  one's  name  on  the  back  of  a 
  note  or  bill,  leaving  a  blank  to  be  filled  by  the  holder. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Indorsed  \In*dorsed"\,  a.  (Her.) 
  See  {Addorsed}. 




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