endorser

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n endorser a person who transfers his ownership interest in something by signing a check or negotiable security
    • n endorser someone who expresses strong approval
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Endorser Same as Indorser.
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Quotations

  • Claiborne Pell
    Claiborne Pell
    “My opponent called me a cream puff. Well, I rushed out and got the baker's union to endorse me.”
  • Elias Canetti
    Elias%20Canetti
    “One should not confuse the craving for life with endorsement of it.”
  • Annie Lennox
    Annie Lennox
    “There are two kinds of artists left: those who endorse Pepsi and those who simply won t.”
  • Mal Pancoast
    Mal%20Pancoast
    “Thinking is heavily endorsed.”

Usage

In literature:

But the verdict has not yet been endorsed by the public.
"Books and Persons" by Arnold Bennett
I hope you have not endorsed for anyone to the whole extent of your fortune?
"Ishmael" by Mrs. E. D. E. N. Southworth
This figure appears on general grounds to be plausible, but I have not the knowledge to endorse or to criticize it.
"The Economic Consequences of the Peace" by John Maynard Keynes
Fitch next lived for a year or two in and did approve of the invention, he withheld any public endorsement of it.
"Notable Events of the Nineteenth Century" by Various
I was enchanted to have a whole county endorse my private judgment.
"Slippy McGee, Sometimes Known as the Butterfly Man" by Marie Conway Oemler
This petition was endorsed "negatived" in the handwriting of the secretary.
"Bay State Monthly, Vol. II, No. 1, October, 1884" by Various
His common sense endorsed his earlier rebellion.
"Kenny" by Leona Dalrymple
In this, as in everything, I cordially endorse her views.
"Diane of the Green Van" by Leona Dalrymple
The scene did not endorse their hopeful reading of the situation.
"The Judge" by Rebecca West
It makes a heap of difference whether the pastor follows the Secretary's address with such cordial and enthusiastic endorsement or not.
"The American Missionary, Vol. 43, No. 8, August, 1889" by Various
The Democrats at their convention endorsed the Alcorn ticket.
"The Facts of Reconstruction" by John R. Lynch
His friends rallied to his support, sent in a strong endorsement, and he remained.
"In Indian Mexico (1908)" by Frederick Starr
His success was too great: the calm judgment of posterity can never quite endorse the plaudits paid the living man.
"Little Journeys to the Homes of the Great, Volume 4 (of 14)" by Elbert Hubbard
Kellogg was afraid he'd be blamed for not predicting the effects before his division endorsed the project.
"Little Fuzzy" by Henry Beam Piper
And when the verdict is one that has been endorsed by Macaulay, he must be a bold man indeed who thinks to upset it.
"Claverhouse" by Mowbray Morris
Do you know how these tickets were endorsed, or what they were called?
"An Account of the Proceedings on the Trial of Susan B. Anthony" by Anonymous
It has been much talked of lately and widely endorsed by logical persons.
"Heart and Soul" by Victor Mapes (AKA Maveric Post)
I would like to get it endorsed by the Local Council to-day so it will get to National Headquarters Monday.
"Tom Slade's Double Dare" by Percy Keese Fitzhugh
Cade hesitated, and asked for the endorsement of the pardons by Parliament; but this was plainly impossible because Parliament was not sitting.
"The Rise of the Democracy" by Joseph Clayton
The last contains all that there is (memoranda and endorsements) on the back of the warrants.
"Lights and Shadows of New York Life" by James D. McCabe
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In poetry:

Who said the
number was unlucky?
It was a man, who,
trying to pass us,
had his licence endorsed
thirteen times.
"Thirteen Blackbirds Looking at a Man" by R S Thomas
Then the Banker endorsed a blank check (which he crossed),
And changed his loose silver for notes.
The Baker with care combed his whiskers and hair,
And shook the dust out of his coats.
"The Hunting Of The Snark " by Lewis Carroll
Then the Banker endorsed a blank cheque (which he crossed),
And changed his loose silver for notes:
The Baker with care combed his whiskers and hair.
And shook the dust out of his coats:
"Fit The Fourth - The Hunting" by Lewis Carroll
When hands are united, and hearts are entwined,
And the bond of affection endorsed by the mind;
When the heart's warm devotion our reason approves,
And respect ever dwells with the graces and loves;
"Lines Inscribed To Mrs. M. Fairlie of Viewfield House" by Janet Hamilton

In news:

Rihanna is the pitchwoman for Vita Coco, the brand of coconut water endorsed by and invested in by her fellow pop diva Madonna.
Costco cofounder and former CEO Jim Sinegal endorsed President Barack Obama for re-election July 23 and defended the president's economic policies, less than 24 hours before Sinegal hosted Obama at a campaign fundraiser.
Costco cofounder and former CEO Jim Sinegal endorsed President Barack Obama for re-election Monday and defended the president's economic policies, less than 24 hours before Sinegal hosts Obama at a campaign fundraiser.
It's not yet clear whether Sen Charles E Schumer's endorsement of James Webb over Harris Miller in today's Democratic Senate primary in Virginia will help move votes.
Says it endorses only issues in line with its fiscal conservatism.
Complying with the FTC Disclosure Requirements for Product Endorsements.
Having scored a series of high-profile endorsements for her inaugural political campaign, Santa Cruz City Council candidate Pamela Comstock has followed through by topping all contenders when it comes to raising campaign cash.
Assemblyman John D Ceretto has announced the Conservative Party of New York endorsed him.
Conservative Party chairman Mike Long on Doheny endorsement: 'not impossible'.
One of Mitt Romney's favorite statements why people should vote for him is, "I'm not a career politician," yet he endorses Sen Orrin Hatch, who is one.
As a strong supporter of The Commercial Appeal, I find it disgraceful and cowardice that you did not endorse in the presidential race (Nov. 4 Viewpoint articles, "Citizens endorse, you decide").
Paula Deen has diabetes, endorsing drug.
Law endorsing flag was driven by York couple.
GOP elected official endorses Democratic Rep Owens.
Bill Clinton delivers emphatic endorsement of Obama, saying America is better off.
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In science:

But as stressed, I will go on to maintain (Section 6 onwards) that in fact a perdurantist theory can reply to the RDA, by endorsing its distinction between the discs.
On the Persistence of Homogeneous Matter
We consider it unlikely that this agreement is coincidental, and instead believe this finding provides a powerful endorsement of each.
Bringing VY Canis Majoris Down to Size: An Improved Determination of Its Effective Tempeature
It renders the ray-optical viewpoint of photon propagation problematical while endorsing wave propagation.
Quantum complimentarity, erasers and photons
Importantly, the breaking of spherical symmetry is a key to the explosion they see, an emerging theme that we endorse for the ma jority of core-collapse explosions.
Multi-Dimensional Explorations in Supernova Theory
Mention of these products in no way constitutes endorsement of them.
Methods for Producing Optical Coherent State Superpositions
Although the research described in this article has been funded wholly by the United States Environmental Protection Agency, it has not been sub jected to the Agency’s required peer and policy review and therefore does not necessarily reflect the views of the Agency, and no official endorsement should be inferred.
Estimating deformations of isotropic Gaussian random fields on the plane
The following is based on proposed additions to the University of California’s family policies (Mason & Goulden 2004) that we highly endorse.
Challenges facing young astrophysicists
Unlike in web search, results from information discovery on social content sites are often endorsed by other users or are connected to other interesting objects, i.e., there exists a so-called social provenance.
SocialScope: Enabling Information Discovery on Social Content Sites
We are asking the PRC for endorsement of this program and in particular its scope of technologies and its timeliness with respect to the ILC schedule.
CALICE Report to the DESY Physics Research Committee
We have chosen the ROOT framework for visualization and GUI development as an example, however we do not necesarily endorse any specific framework.
OPUCEM: A Library with Error Checking Mechanism for Computing Oblique Parameters
Katz was interested in whether individual i endorses or votes for individual j , and he argued that the importance of i depends on not just the number of voters, but on the number of the voters’ voters, etc., with a suitable attenuation α at each step.
Computation in Large-Scale Scientific and Internet Data Applications is a Focus of MMDS 2010
Decoherence theorists usually leave that question aside, implicitly endorsing one variety or another of an Everettian interpretation of quantum mechanics.
Bayesian Conditioning, the Reflection Principle, and Quantum Decoherence
Republican National Convention, endorsing President G. W.
Partition Decomposition for Roll Call Data
This workshop was endorsed by the ICFA and received strong support from the Fermilab Director’s Office.
Report of the ICFA Beam Dynamics Workshop 'Accelerators for a Higgs Factory: Linear vs. Circular' (HF2012)
This meeting represents a solid endorsement of the Graduiertenkolleg (GK), in both its choice of science themes and its organization.
Proceedings of the Bonn/Bochum-Graduiertenkolleg Workshop 'The Magellanic Clouds and Other Dwarf Galaxies'
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