Thesaurus

brandished

verb , past tense of brandish

Synonyms and Antonyms of brandished

to put into view in a threatening or excited manner
  • She brandished a stick at the dog.
  • brandished a petition signed by hundreds of town residents
Synonyms and Near Synonyms of brandished
Antonyms and Near Antonyms of brandished


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up brandished? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!

WORD OF THE DAY

to be made up of

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!