|1.||[ noun ] formal and explicit approval|
|Synonyms:||sanction imprimatur countenance warrant endorsement|
"a Democrat usually gets the union's endorsement"
|Related terms:||approval OK visa nihil_obstat approve certify sanction|
|2.||[ noun ] a promotional statement (as found on the dust jackets of books)|
"the author got all his friends to write blurbs for his book"
|Related terms:||promotion back|
|3.||[ noun ] a speech seconding a motion|
|Synonyms:||endorsement secondment second|
"do I hear a second?"
|Related terms:||agreement second|
|4.||[ noun ] a signature that validates something|
"the cashier would not cash the check without an endorsement"
|Related terms:||signature blank_endorsement endorse|
|5.||[ noun ] the act of endorsing|
"a star athlete can make a lot of money from endorsements"
|Related terms:||support auspices back|