- a person called into court to warrant another's title.
- the act of vouching another person to make good a warranty.
verb (used with object)
THINK YOU’VE GOT A HANDLE ON THIS US STATE NICKNAME QUIZ?
Origin of voucher
OTHER WORDS FROM vouchervouch·er·a·ble, adjective
Words nearby voucher
Example sentences from the Web for voucher
It began as two Senate bills to create vouchers and expand charters.Betsy DeVos is gone — but ‘DeVosism’ sure isn’t. Look at what Florida, New Hampshire and other states are doing.|Valerie Strauss|February 5, 2021|Washington Post
Residents can apply for a voucher to cover about half the cost of an at-home composting unit but that doesn’t help you get it to farmers who want it.Environment Report: Local Farms Want Your Table Scraps|MacKenzie Elmer|January 25, 2021|Voice of San Diego
He anticipates an expansion of the low-income housing tax credit as well as housing vouchers being made an entitlement.Experts predict what the 2021 housing market will bring|Kathy Orton|January 11, 2021|Washington Post
Passengers found themselves having to stay on hold with customer-service representatives to get refunds while vouchers were offered automatically, making it easier to choose that option.Stiffed by an airline for a flight you couldn’t take? This U.K. watchdog is on the case|kdunn6|December 16, 2020|Fortune
The airline canceled his flights and offered only a voucher — a common problem after the covid-19 outbreak.What consumers learned about travel complaints in 2020|Christopher Elliott|December 2, 2020|Washington Post
He again turns Medicare into a voucher program, a position he had to stifle in 2012, because Romney did not approve.
A year ago, Candidate Ryan called for voucher care instead of Medicare for Americans who were then 55 and under.GOP Meltdown: Paul Ryan Doubles Down On His Losing Southern Strategy|Lloyd Green|March 10, 2013|DAILY BEAST
The ticket or voucher for travel will not be replaced if lost, mutilated, or stolen.
The Medicare drug benefit began in 2006 with a voucher approach.
And in a direct shot at Paul Ryan, Obama vowed not to turn Medicare into a voucher program.
The first step in providing for a complete postage record is to make a voucher for postage required.
The cashier should require a voucher before supplying stamps or the money with which to buy them.
A special voucher form showing the postage on hand, and the number of stamps of each denomination required, is shown in Fig. 15.
He supplies no numbered voucher, and cannot possibly tell at which tables some six or seven hundred diners will be seated.The Terms of Surrender|Louis Tracy
Will the reader consent to their Dialogue, which is dullish, but singular to have in an authentic form, with Nicolai as voucher?History of Friedrich II. of Prussia, Vol. XVIII. (of XXI.)|Thomas Carlyle
British Dictionary definitions for voucher
- the summoning into court of a person to warrant a title to property
- the person so summoned
Word Origin for voucher
Cultural definitions for voucher
A credit of a certain monetary value that can be used only for a specified purpose, such as to pay for housing or for food. Food stamps are a kind of voucher.