Examples of insignia in a Sentence
Their jackets have the school's insignia on the front.
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About four hours after the shooting, detectives investigating the slaying were in the area of the 200 block of North Karlov Avenue in an unmarked vehicle, wearing protective vest with the Chicago police insignia.
Her first product, a charcoal gray jacket emblazoned with a Harvard-esque insignia, did well on campus and quickly grew to more than a thousand monthly sales in China.
The Hashd still display their religious insignia at checkpoints on the highways (softened with plastic flowers), but in Sunni cities the policing is largely local.
The fact that Meghan and her dad Thomas Markle Sr. get their very own insignia is a special gift indeed.
The police were not in uniform but were wearing athletic clothes with police insignia.
The exhibit is divided into sections to address the powers of kings, persuasion and insignia.
Russia annexes Crimea from Ukraine, after the Kremlin sends in troops without insignia following the ouster of Ukraine's Russia-friendly president and stages a quick referendum on splitting from Ukraine.
It is adorned with the Marine Corps globe-and-anchor insignia and has an ornate metal clasp.
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Insignia are the official signs of rank, titles, or awards. Medals are an example, as are the crowns of monarchs. The Catholic church employs such insignia as the red robes of cardinals. U.S. presidents have the presidential seal, which appears on the stand when they're giving a speech. But most of us think first of the bars, stripes, badges, and patches of military rank.
INSIGNIA Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of insignia for English Language Learners
: a badge or sign which shows that a person is a member of a particular group or has a particular rank
INSIGNIA Defined for Kids
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