undersigned

[ adjective uhn-der-sahynd, uhn-der-sahynd; noun uhn-der-sahynd ]
/ adjective ˌʌn dərˈsaɪnd, ˈʌn dərˌsaɪnd; noun ˈʌn dərˌsaɪnd /

adjective

being the one or ones whose signature appears at the end of a letter or document: All of the undersigned persons are bound by the contract.
signed at the bottom or end of, as a writing: The undersigned names guarantee the good faith of the statement.

noun

the undersigned, the person or persons signing a letter or document.

Nearby words

  1. undershorts,
  2. undershot,
  3. undershrub,
  4. underside,
  5. undersign,
  6. undersize,
  7. undersized,
  8. underskirt,
  9. undersleeve,
  10. underslung

Origin of undersigned

First recorded in 1635–45; under- + sign + -ed2

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British Dictionary definitions for undersigneds

undersigned

/ (ˈʌndəˌsaɪnd) /

noun

the undersigned the person or persons who have signed at the foot of a document, statement, etc

adjective

having signed one's name at the foot of a document, statement, etc
(of a document) signed at the foot
signed at the foot of a document
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