Found 3 items, similar to Brand.
English → Indonesian
English → English
v 1: burn with a branding iron to indicate ownership; of animals
2: to accuse or condemn or openly or formally or brand as
disgraceful; “He denounced the government action”
was stigmatized by society because she had a child out of
3: mark or expose as infamous; “She was branded a loose woman”
n 1: a name given to a product or service [syn: trade name
, brand name
2: a recognizable kind; “there's a new brand of hero in the
; “what make of car is that?”
3: identification mark on skin, made by burning
4: a piece of wood that has been burned or is burning [syn: firebrand
5: a symbol of disgrace or infamy; “And the Lord set a mark
--Genesis [syn: mark
6: a cutting or thrusting weapon with a long blade [syn: sword
English → English
, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Branded
; p. pr. & vb. n.
1. To burn a distinctive mark into or upon with a hot iron,
to indicate quality, ownership, etc., or to mark as
infamous (as a convict).
2. To put an actual distinctive mark upon in any other way,
as with a stencil, to show quality of contents, name of
3. Fig.: To fix a mark of infamy, or a stigma, upon.
The Inquisition branded its victims with infamy.
There were the enormities, branded and condemned by
the first and most natural verdict of common
4. To mark or impress indelibly, as with a hot iron.
As if it were branded on my mind. --Geo. Eliot.
, n. [OE. brand, brond, AS. brand brond brand,
sword, from byrnan, beornan, to burn; akin to D., Dan., Sw.,
& G. brand brand, Icel. brandr a brand, blade of a sword.
[root]32. See Burn
, v. t., and cf. Brandish
1. A burning piece of wood; or a stick or piece of wood
partly burnt, whether burning or after the fire is
Snatching a live brand from a wigwam, Mason threw it
on a matted roof. --Palfrey.
2. A sword, so called from its glittering or flashing
brightness. [Poetic] --Tennyson.
Paradise, so late their happy seat,
Waved over by that flaming brand. --Milton.
3. A mark made by burning with a hot iron, as upon a cask, to
designate the quality, manufacturer, etc., of the
contents, or upon an animal, to designate ownership; --
also, a mark for a similar purpose made in any other way,
as with a stencil. Hence, figurately: Quality; kind;
grade; as, a good brand of flour.
4. A mark put upon criminals with a hot iron. Hence: Any mark
of infamy or vice; a stigma.
The brand of private vice. --Channing.
5. An instrument to brand with; a branding iron.
6. (Bot.) Any minute fungus which produces a burnt appearance
in plants. The brands are of many species and several
genera of the order Puccini[ae]i