Undersign Un`der*sign", v. t. To write one's name at the foot or end of, as a letter or any legal instrument. [1913 Webster]

{The undersigned}, the person whose name is signed, or the persons whose names are signed, at the end of a document; the subscriber or subscribers. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.


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  • undersign — index corroborate, cosign, indorse, notarize, seal (solemnize), sign, subscribe (sign) …   Law dictionary

  • undersign — (v.) 1570s, from UNDER (Cf. under) + SIGN (Cf. sign) (v.). Related: Undersigned; undersigning …   Etymology dictionary

  • undersign — [un΄dər sīn′] vt. to sign one s name at the end of (a letter, document, etc.) …   English World dictionary

  • undersign — /un deuhr suyn , un deuhr suyn /, v.t. to sign one s name under or at the end of (a letter or document); affix one s signature to. [1570 80; UNDER + SIGN] * * * …   Universalium

  • undersign — verb to subscribe, sign, autograph …   Wiktionary

  • undersign — Synonyms and related words: OK, accept, accredit, affirm, amen, approve, assure, attest, authenticate, authorize, autograph, back, be sponsor for, bond, certify, confirm, cosign, countersecure, countersign, endorse, ensure, give permission, give… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • undersign — (Roget s Thesaurus II) verb To affix one s signature to: autograph, endorse, inscribe, sign, subscribe. Idioms: put one s John Hancock on, set one s hand to. See LAW …   English dictionary for students

  • undersign — v. sign one s name at the bottom of (a letter, document, etc.) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • undersign — v. a. Subscribe, underwrite …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • undersign — un•der•sign [[t]ˈʌn dərˌsaɪn[/t]] v. t. to sign one s name at the end of (a letter or document) • Etymology: 1570–80 …   From formal English to slang

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