blazonry

noun
bla·​zon·​ry | \ ˈblā-zᵊn-rē How to pronounce blazonry (audio) \
plural blazonries

Definition of blazonry

2 : a dazzling display

Examples of blazonry in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Pathetic, summer seeks by blazonry Of color to conceal her swift decrease. Annika Neklason, The Atlantic, "Poem of the Week," 11 Aug. 2017

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First Known Use of blazonry

1622, in the meaning defined at sense 1a

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“Blazonry.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/blazonry. Accessed 20 Jan. 2021.

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