Definition of endorsement noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



    BrE BrE//ɪnˈdɔːsmənt//
    ; NAmE NAmE//ɪnˈdɔːrsmənt//
    [countable, uncountable] Marketing, Celebrity news
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  1. 1a public statement or action showing that you support somebody/something The election victory is a clear endorsement of their policies. a letter of endorsement
  2. 2a statement made in an advertisement, usually by somebody famous or important, saying that they use and like a particular product See related entries: Marketing, Celebrity news
  3. 3(British English) details of a driving offence recorded on somebody’s driving licence How many endorsements can you have before you lose your licence?
  4. Extra examples His presidential campaign won endorsement from several celebrities. The new design only received a lukewarm endorsement from head office. These measures have the strong endorsement of the Labour party. They are now seeking endorsement for their ideas. We are happy to give the product our full endorsement. endorsement for the plan endorsement of the product by the Consumer Council her endorsement as leader of the delegation Recently Ramos has been seeking the president’s endorsement as her successor. This is hardly a ringing endorsement of the plan.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: endorsement