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endorsement

noun  /ɪnˈdɔr·smənt/ us  

endorsement noun (SUPPORT)

[C/U] the act of making a public statement of your support for something or someone: [U] Both candidates have been seeking the union’s endorsement. [C/U] An endorsement is also a public statement, esp. by someone who is famous, that the person uses or likes a particular product: [C] Some athletes get contracts for product endorsements worth millions of dollars.

endorsement noun (SIGNATURE)

[C] the act of writing your name on a check: The bank won’t take checks that have no endorsements.
Translations of “endorsement”
in Korean 지지…
in Arabic تَأييد…
in Portuguese aprovação, endosso…
in Catalan aprovació, suport…
in Japanese 支持…
in Italian approvazione, adesione…
in Chinese (Traditional) 認可, 支持,認可, 名人為某一商品做廣告(代言)…
in Chinese (Simplified) 支持,许可, 名人为某一商品做广告(代言)…
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