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brand

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of brand

  1. 1 a device (as a word) identifying the maker of a piece of merchandise and legally reserved for the exclusive use of that person or company <a company that was sued for using a name that was very similar to a rival's brand> Synonyms trademarkRelated Words brand name, trade name; collective mark, emblem, hallmark, imprint, label, logo, mark, service mark, stamp; copyright, patent

  2. 2 a mark of guilt or disgrace <always felt that her shabby clothes showed the brand of poverty> Synonyms blot, stain, onus, slur, smirch, smudge, spot, stigma, taintRelated Words black eye, discredit, disesteem, disgrace, dishonor, disrepute, guilt, ignominy, infamy, obloquy, odium, opprobrium, reproach, shame; corruption, debauchery, depravity, immorality, iniquity, licentiousness, sin, unscrupulousness, viceNear Antonyms award, credit, honor; chasteness, chastity, modesty, purity, stainlessness; good, right; honesty, integrity, legitimacy, probity, rectitude, scrupulousness, uprightness; goodness, righteousness, virtuousness; fame, glory, renown, repute

  3. 3 a hand weapon with a length of metal sharpened on one or both sides and usually tapered to a sharp point <on the battlefield lies our hero, slain by some fell brand> Synonyms blade, sword, steelRelated Words broadsword, cutlass, rapier, saber (or sabre), scimitar, smallsword




brand

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of brand

  1. to produce a vivid impression of <the exact words my father spoke as he left us are branded in my memory> Synonyms engrave, etch, impress, imprint, infix, ingrain (also engrain)Related Words enroot, imbue, implant, inculcate, infuse, instill; fix, set, stampNear Antonyms blot out, erase, expunge, obliterate




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