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banner

noun

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1 a piece of cloth with a special design that is used as an emblem or for signaling
  • the boat flew a bright red banner for the seaport's harbor festival

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2 an attention-getting word or phrase used to publicize something (as a campaign or product)
  • after the near accident, the nuclear power station is now operating under the banner of "safety first"

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banner

adjective

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of the very best kind
  • it's been a banner year for the green energy business

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The first known use of banner was in the 13th century

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“Banner.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/banner. Accessed 5 Jul. 2020.

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