Definition of indorse:
- To cover the back of; to load or burden.
- To give one's name or support to; to sanction; to aid by approval; to approve; as, to indorse an opinion.
- To write one's name, alone or with other words, upon the back of ( a paper), for the purpose of transferring it, or to secure the payment of a / ote, draft, or the like; to guarantee the payment, fulfillment, performance, or validity of, or to certify something upon the back of ( a check, draft, writ, warrant of arrest, etc.).
- To write upon the back or outside of a paper or letter, as a direction, heading, memorandum, or address.
support, fend for, bear out, put up, patronize, plump for, licence, bet on, confirm, tolerate, manifest, subscribe, gage, brook, substantiate, endorse, certify, underpin, second, stand, game, stake, bear, sustain, defend, corroborate, endure, suffer, license, back up, patronage, stick out, stomach, punt, plunk for, hold, keep going, hold up, abide, evidence, affirm, demonstrate, patronise, back, attest, digest.
- "Wild Justice: Stories of the South Seas", Lloyd Osbourne.
- "From the Easy Chair, series 3", George William Curtis.
The Journal announced them the day before publication, the newsboys cried them, and papers called attention to them, some by daring to indorse, but more by abusing Mr. Riddle for publishing such unpatriotic and " incendiary rant."- "Half a Century", Jane Grey Cannon Swisshelm.