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Brand

n.1.A burning piece of wood; or a stick or piece of wood partly burnt, whether burning or after the fire is extinct.
2.A sword, so called from its glittering or flashing brightness.
3.A mark made by burning with a hot iron, as upon a cask, to designate the quality, manufacturer, etc., of the contents, or upon an animal, to designate ownership; - also, a mark for a similar purpose made in any other way, as with a stencil. Hence, figurately: Quality; kind; grade; as, a good brand of flour.
4.A mark put upon criminals with a hot iron. Hence: Any mark of infamy or vice; a stigma.
The brand of private vice.
- Channing.
5.An instrument to brand with; a branding iron.
6.(Bot.) Any minute fungus which produces a burnt appearance in plants. The brands are of many species and several genera of the order Pucciniæi.
v. t.1.To burn a distinctive mark into or upon with a hot iron, to indicate quality, ownership, etc., or to mark as infamous (as a convict).
[imp. & p. p. Branded; p. pr. & vb. n. Branding.]
2.To put an actual distinctive mark upon in any other way, as with a stencil, to show quality of contents, name of manufacture, etc.
3.Fig.: To fix a mark of infamy, or a stigma, upon.
4.To mark or impress indelibly, as with a hot iron.
As if it were branded on my mind.
- Geo. Eliot.
Noun1.Brandbrand - a name given to a product or service
2.brand - a recognizable kind; "there's a new brand of hero in the movies now"; "what make of car is that?"
Synonyms: make
3.brand - identification mark on skin, made by burning
4.brand - a piece of wood that has been burned or is burning
Synonyms: firebrand
5.brand - a symbol of disgrace or infamy; "And the Lord set a mark upon Cain"--Genesis
Synonyms: stigma, stain, mark
6.brand - a cutting or thrusting weapon with a long blade
Synonyms: sword, steel, blade
Verb1.brand - burn with a branding iron to indicate ownership; of animals
2.brand - to accuse or condemn or openly or formally or brand as disgraceful; "He denounced the government action"; "She was stigmatized by society because she had a child out of wedlock"
3.brand - mark or expose as infamous; "She was branded a loose woman"
Synonyms: post

TO BRAND. An ancient mode of punishment, which was to inflict a mark on an offender with a hot iron. This barbarous punishment has been generally disused.

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