indorsement

  • 1 indorsement — I noun acceptance, accord, acquiescence, adfirmatio, affirmance, agreement, approbation, approval, assent, authorization, backing, certification, championship, compliance, comprobatio, concurrence, confirmatio, confirmation, consent,… …

    Law dictionary

  • 2 Indorsement — In*dorse ment, n. [From {Indorse}; cf. {Endorsement}.] [Written also {endorsement}.] [1913 Webster] 1. The act of writing on the back of a note, bill, or other written instrument. [1913 Webster] 2. That which is written on the back of a note,… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 3 indorsement — UK US /ɪnˈdɔːsmənt/ noun [C or U] US ► ENDORSEMENT(Cf. ↑endorsement) …

    Financial and business terms

  • 4 indorsement — (n.) see ENDORSEMENT (Cf. endorsement) …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 5 indorsement — /andorsmant/ The act of a payee, drawee, accommodation indorser, or holder of a bill, note, check, or other negotiable instrument, in writing his name upon the back of the same, with or without further or qualifying words, whereby the property in …

    Black's law dictionary

  • 6 indorsement — /andorsmant/ The act of a payee, drawee, accommodation indorser, or holder of a bill, note, check, or other negotiable instrument, in writing his name upon the back of the same, with or without further or qualifying words, whereby the property in …

    Black's law dictionary

  • 7 indorsement — Literally, as derived from the Latin indorsa, a writing on the back; employed in common as well as legal usage to designate the transaction whereby the holder of a bill or note transfers his right to such instrument to another person and incurs… …

    Ballentine's law dictionary

  • 8 indorsement — variant of endorsement …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 9 indorsement — n. act of indorsing; signature on a document (as in a check or bill); approval, sanction, confirmation (also endorsement) …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 10 indorsement — noun chiefly US variant spelling of endorsement …

    English new terms dictionary

  • 11 indorsement — endorsement …

    Accounting dictionary

  • 12 indorsement — See endorsement …

    Big dictionary of business and management

  • 13 indorsement — noun 1. a promotional statement (as found on the dust jackets of books) the author got all his friends to write blurbs for his book • Syn: ↑endorsement, ↑blurb • Derivationally related forms: ↑indorse, ↑endorse (for: ↑ …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 14 indorsement, accommodation — n. An indorsement made without consideration for the benefit of the person holding the instrument, allowing that person to receive credit or a loan on the basis of the indorsement. The Essential Law Dictionary. Sphinx Publishing, An imprint of… …

    Law dictionary

  • 15 indorsement, blank — n. An indorsement that does not name a recipient, allowing any bearer to place his or her own name on the instrument and collect the funds it transfers. The Essential Law Dictionary. Sphinx Publishing, An imprint of Sourcebooks, Inc. Amy Hackney… …

    Law dictionary

  • 16 indorsement, special — n. An indorsement that specifies the person to whom the instrument is payable. The Essential Law Dictionary. Sphinx Publishing, An imprint of Sourcebooks, Inc. Amy Hackney Blackwell. 2008 …

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  • 17 indorsement, restrictive — n. Words placed on an instrument that limit the circumstances in which it can be paid out, e.g., “for deposit only.” The Essential Law Dictionary. Sphinx Publishing, An imprint of Sourcebooks, Inc. Amy Hackney Blackwell. 2008 …

    Law dictionary

  • 18 indorsement sans recours — Indorsement without recourse. See without recourse …

    Ballentine's law dictionary

  • 19 indorsement after maturity — An indorsement of a bill or note, the legal effect of which is, in general, that the holder takes the instrument subject to all the equities which existed between the original parties. 11 Am J2d B & N § 481 …

    Ballentine's law dictionary

  • 20 indorsement before due — An indorsement of a bill or note the legal effect of which is that the holder takes the instrument discharged of all defenses which could arise out of equities which existed between the original parties. 11 Am J2d B & N § 398 …

    Ballentine's law dictionary