Brand - (v. t.) A burning piece of wood; or a stick or piece of wood partly burnt, whether burning or after the fire is extinct.
Brand - (v. t.) A sword, so called from its glittering or flashing brightness.
Brand - (v. t.) 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.
Brand - (v. t.) A mark put upon criminals with a hot iron. Hence: Any mark of infamy or vice; a stigma.
Brand - (v. t.) An instrument to brand with; a branding iron.
Brand - (v. t.) Any minute fungus which produces a burnt appearance in plants. The brands are of many species and several genera of the order Pucciniaei.
Brand - (v. t.) 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).
Brand - (v. t.) To put an actual distinctive mark upon in any other way, as with a stencil, to show quality of contents, name of manufacture, etc.
Brand - (v. t.) Fig.: To fix a mark of infamy, or a stigma, upon.
Brand - (v. t.) To mark or impress indelibly, as with a hot iron.
Branded - (imp. & p. p.) of Brand
Branding - (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Brand
Brander - (n.) One who, or that which, brands; a branding iron.
Brander - (n.) A gridiron.
Brand goose - () A species of wild goose (Branta bernicla) usually called in America brant. See Brant.
Brandied - (a.) Mingled with brandy; made stronger by the addition of brandy; flavored or treated with brandy; as, brandied peaches.
Branding iron - () An iron to brand with.
Brand iron - () A branding iron.
Brand iron - () A trivet to set a pot on.
Brand iron - () The horizontal bar of an andiron.
Brandished - (imp. & p. p.) of Brandish
Brandishing - (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Brandish
Brandish - (n.) To move or wave, as a weapon; to raise and move in various directions; to shake or flourish.
Brandish - (n.) To play with; to flourish; as, to brandish syllogisms.
Brandish - (n.) A flourish, as with a weapon, whip, etc.
Brandisher - (n.) One who brandishes.
Brandle - (v. t. & i.) To shake; to totter.
Brandling - (n.) Alt. of Brandlin
Brandlin - (n.) Same as Branlin, fish and worm.
Brand-new - (a.) Quite new; bright as if fresh from the forge.
Brand spore - () One of several spores growing in a series or chain, and produced by one of the fungi called brand.
Brandies - (pl. ) of Brandy
Brandy - (n.) A strong alcoholic liquor distilled from wine. The name is also given to spirit distilled from other liquors, and in the United States to that distilled from cider and peaches. In northern Europe, it is also applied to a spirit obtained from grain.
Brandywine - (n.) Brandy.
Firebrand - (n.) A piece of burning wood.
Firebrand - (n.) One who inflames factions, or causes contention and mischief; an incendiary.
Pepperbrand - (n.) See 1st Bunt.
Surturbrand - (n.) A fibrous brown coal or bituminous wood.
Brand - —n. 1 a particular make of goods. B identifying trade mark, label, etc. 2 (usu. Foll. By of) characteristic kind (brand of humour). 3 identifying mark burned esp. On livestock. 4 iron used for this. 5 piece of burning or charred wood. 6 stigma; mark of disgrace. 7 poet. Torch. —v. 1 mark with a hot iron. 2 stigmatize (branded him a liar). 3 impress unforgettably. 4 assign a trademark etc. To. [old english]
Brandish - v. Wave or flourish as a threat or display. [french from germanic]
Brand-new - adj. Completely new.
Brandy - n. (pl. -ies) strong alcoholic spirit distilled from wine or fermented fruit juice. [dutch brandewijn]
Brandy butter - n. Mixture of brandy, butter, and sugar.
Brandy-snap - n. Crisp rolled gingerbread wafer usu. Filled with cream.
Firebrand - n. 1 piece of burning wood. 2 person causing trouble or unrest.
Own brand - n. (often attrib.) Goods manufactured specially for a retailer and bearing the retailer's name.
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