In not-so-thinly-veiled language, Mattel could even be interpreted to be endorsing it.
endorsing someone everyone thought would lose would not be a way to get back at Lisa.
But Scott made the unforced “error” of endorsing the Medicaid expansion for about 20 minutes last year.
"It's interesting," says Dave Della Terza of Vote for the Worst, which is endorsing Lazaro.
Before exploring the TSA's side of things, let me say up front that I am not endorsing their earlier decision to loosen the rules.
He next placed his shoulder under Erie, endorsing its paper to the amount of ten millions.
At his request, I followed with a short address, endorsing what he had said.
Another cause of failure is: The habit of endorsing without security.
But he preserved an unflinching, endorsing, gravity of expression.
Thus soliliquized Mitford; and, endorsing the note, he committed forgery.
late 14c. endosse "alteration," from Old French endosser (12c.), literally "to put on back," from en- "put on" (see en- (1)) + dos "back," from Latin dossum, variant of dorsum.
Sense of "confirm, approve" (by signing on the back) is recorded in English first in 1847. Assimilated 16c. in form to Medieval Latin indorsare. Related: Endorsed; endorsing.
You can endorse, literally, a cheque or other papers, &, metaphorically, a claim or argument, but to talk of endorsing material things other than papers is a solecism. [Fowler]