Endoss

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • v. t Endoss To put upon the back or outside of anything; -- the older spelling of endorse.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • endoss To put on the back; put on (armor).
    • endoss To write; engrave; carve.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • v.t Endoss en-dos′ (obs.) to endorse:
    • v.t Endoss en-dos′ (Spens.) to write.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
F. endosser,. See Endorse
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
M. E. endosse—O. Fr. endosser.

Usage

In literature:

Cheer, I thank you an' deze friends might'ly fer de renomination er my name, an' de gener'l endossments er de balance er deze gentermen.
"Gabriel Tolliver" by Joel Chandler Harris
It will do tew endorse some men, but not their paper, while thare iz others whoze paper iz safer tew endosse than their karakter.
"The Complete Works of Josh Billings" by Henry W. Shaw
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