verb (used with object), en·dorsed, en·dors·ing. Also indorse (for defs 1–6).
Origin of endorse
Examples from the Web for endorses
The program currently endorses 889 foods as “heart-healthy.”
Vladimir Putin endorses plan to tweet about Barneys models from bathroom of his/her choice.Up to a Point: PJ O’Rourke on Sochi and Senate Slackers|P. J. O’Rourke|February 7, 2014|DAILY BEAST
AIPAC president Michael Kessen spoke on Israel and the Kerry peace initiative, which he said AIPAC “heartily” endorses.How the Chuck Hagel Fight Changed the American Jewish Landscape in Washington|J. J. Goldberg|August 20, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Harry Shearer, star of This Is Spinal Tap and The Simpsons, endorses this theory.Why Late-Night Jokes About Romney Really Outnumber Those About Obama|Lloyd Grove|November 1, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Obviously, if he endorses Romney, that would be pretty devastating to Obama.
He endorses them with His own mighty intercession, and gives them power on high.Practical Religion|John Charles Ryle
Mr. Whiteman endorses the principles of the republican party and gives his loyal support to its candidates at the polls.Lyman's History of old Walla Walla County, Vol. 2 (of 2)|William Denison Lyman
This proves that the Pasha endorses what Mr. Jephson writes.
Mr. Harvey endorses the policies of the republican party and has served his district capably as a member of the school board.Lyman's History of old Walla Walla County, Vol. 1 (of 2)|William Denison Lyman
Grossmann, in his essay, endorses one and a half degrees as the proper lock.Watch and Clock Escapements|Anonymous
British Dictionary definitions for endorses
- to sign the back of (a negotiable document) to transfer ownership of the rights to a specified payee
- to specify (a designated sum) as transferable to another as payee