Adjective "Underwrite" Definition and Examples


    Adjective:

    Underwrite


    Definition:

    1. to write under or at the foot of, especially under other written matter.

    2. to sign one's name, as to a document.

    3. to show agreement with or to support by or as if by signing one's name to, as a statement or decision.

    4. to bind oneself to contribute a sum of money to (an undertaking): Wealthy music lovers underwrote the experimental concerts.

    5. to guarantee the sale of (a security issue to be offered to the public fo

    Examples:

    "manies can be underwrite."