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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

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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

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Synonyms & Antonyms of brand (Entry 2 of 2)

to produce a vivid impression of
  • the exact words my father spoke as he left us are branded in my memory

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The first known use of brand was before the 12th century

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“Brand.” Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 16 Feb. 2020.

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