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brand–name

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adjective \ˈbran(d)-ˈnām\

Simple Definition of brand–name

  • : having a well-known brand name

Full Definition of brand–name

  1. 1 :  of or relating to a brand name <brand–name products>

  2. 2 :  having a well-known and usually highly regarded or marketable name <brand–name authors> <the … party lacks brand–name guests or good food — Ryan Lizza>

1949

First Known Use of brand–name

1949


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