Define: Acceptance Supra Protest

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Definition: Acceptance Supra Protest

Quick Summary of Acceptance Supra Protest

In contracts, is a third person, who, after protest for non-acceptance by the drawee, accepts the bill for the honour of the drawer, or of the particular endorser.

What is the dictionary definition of Acceptance Supra Protest?

Dictionary Definition

The acceptance or payment of a bill of exchange, after it has been dishonoured, by a person wishing to save the honour of the drawer or an endorser of the bill.


Full Definition of Acceptance Supra Protest

A situation in which a third party (such as a bank) makes payment on a bill of exchange that a buyer did not pay, either because the buyer refused to accept delivery (usually due to lack of quality) or simply because he/she refused to pay. It is also called acceptance for honour.


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This glossary post was last updated: 27th January 2019.