to utter and publish

See uttering and publishing counterfeit.

Ballentine's law dictionary. . 1998.

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  • utter — To put or send (as a forged check) into circulation; to publish or put forth; to offer. To utter and publish an instrument, as a counterfeit note, is to declare or assert, directly or indirectly, by words or actions, that it is good; uttering it… …   Black's law dictionary

  • utter — ut·ter vt: to put (as a counterfeit note) into circulation as if genuine convicted of utter ing a forged check ut·ter·er n Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996 …   Law dictionary

  • publish — pub·lish vt 1: to make known to another or to the public generally ◇ For purposes of defamation, a defamatory communication made to only one third party may be considered published. 2 a: to proclaim officially publish an enactment b: to declare… …   Law dictionary

  • Utter — Ut ter, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Uttered}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Uttering}.] [OE. outren, freq. of outen to utter, put out, AS. [=u]tian to put out, eject, fr. [=u]t out. [root]198. See {Out}, and cf. {Utter}, a.] [1913 Webster] 1. To put forth or out; to …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Publish — Pub lish, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Published}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Publishing}.] [F. publier, L. publicare, publicatum. See {Public}, and { ish}.] 1. To make public; to make known to mankind, or to people in general; to divulge, as a private… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • utter — [adj] outright, absolute all fired*, arrant, blasted*, blessed*, blooming*, complete, confounded, consummate, downright, entire, flat out*, infernal, out and out*, perfect, pure, sheer, stark, straight out*, thorough, thoroughgoing, total,… …   New thesaurus

  • utter — utter1 utterable, adj. utterer, n. utterless, adj. /ut euhr/, v.t. 1. to give audible expression to; speak or pronounce: unable to utter her feelings; Words were uttered in my hearing. 2. to give forth (cries, notes, etc.) with the voice: to… …   Universalium

  • utter — I ut•ter [[t]ˈʌt ər[/t]] v. t. 1) to give audible, esp. verbal, expression to; speak or pronounce: unable to utter a word[/ex] 2) to emit (cries, notes, etc.) with the voice: to utter a sigh[/ex] 3) to give forth (a sound) otherwise than with the …   From formal English to slang

  • utter — I. /ˈʌtə / (say utuh) verb (t) 1. to give audible expression to (words, etc.); speak or pronounce: the words were uttered in my hearing. 2. to give expression to (a subject, etc.): able to utter her opinions. 3. to give forth (cries, sounds,… …   Australian English dictionary

  • utter — Synonyms and related words: absolute, admitting no exception, air, all embracing, all encompassing, all out, all pervading, arrant, articulate, bestrew, born, break it to, break the news, breathe, broad based, broadcast, categorical, chime,… …   Moby Thesaurus

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