cosigner
noun Date: circa 1903 cosignatory; especially a joint signer of a promissory notecosign verb

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • cosigner — co·sign·er / kō ˌsī nər/ n: cosignatory; esp: a joint signer of a promissory note Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996. cosigner …   Law dictionary

  • cosigner — [ kosiɲe ] v. tr. <conjug. : 1> • 1973; de co et signer ♦ Signer avec d autres (un texte, une œuvre). ● cosigner verbe transitif Signer un texte, une œuvre, avec une ou plusieurs autres personnes. cosigner v. tr. Signer avec une ou… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • cosigner — n. a cosigner for (a cosigner for a promissory note) * * * a cosigner for (a cosigner for a promissory note) …   Combinatory dictionary

  • cosigner — A term referring to a person, other than the principal borrower, who signs for a loan. The cosigner( s) assumes equal liability for the loan. Bloomberg Financial Dictionary …   Financial and business terms

  • cosigner — /koh suy neuhr, koh suy /, n. 1. a cosignatory. 2. a joint signer of a negotiable instrument, esp. a promissory note. [1900 05; CO + SIGNER] * * * …   Universalium

  • cosigner — noun a) A cosignatory b) A person who accepts joint responsibility for the debt of another …   Wiktionary

  • cosigner — n. joint signer, one who signs a document along with other signers …   English contemporary dictionary

  • cosigner — co·sign·er …   English syllables

  • cosigner — co•sign•er [[t]ˈkoʊˌsaɪ nər, koʊˈsaɪ [/t]] n. 1) a cosignatory 2) bus a joint signer of a negotiable instrument, esp. a promissory note • Etymology: 1900–05 …   From formal English to slang

  • cosigner — Person who signs a document or instrument along with another, often assuming obligations and providing credit support to be shared with other obligor(s) …   Black's law dictionary

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