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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A second confirming name endorsing a document already containing another name; A secret word or phrase known only to a restricted group v. - Add one's name after another's to attest authenticity.

Usage examples (37)
  • You must countersign on this line of the contract
  • But Friendship, not Fame, is the countersign here;
  • "Give the countersign before you come any further."
  • "Advance and show your countersign," she commanded. for more
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