I noun badge, colophon, copyright label, disgrace, earmark, emblem, hallmark, identification mark, identification tag, impress, imprint, insignia, label, mark, nota, owner's mark, owner's sign, piste, seal, sigil, sign, signet, smirch, stain, stamp, sticker, stigma, stigmatism, tag, taint, ticket, token, trade name, trademark, watermark associated concepts: brand name II (mark) verb autograph, blaze, distinguish by mark, earmark, emblaze, emboss, endorse, engrave, identify, impress, imprint, inscribe, label, notam homini inurere, notare, print, put a mark on, put an indication on, seal, sign, stamp, tag III (stigmatize) verb asperse, attaint, besmear, besmirch, bespatter, blacken, blot, bring into discredit, cast a slur upon, cast aspersions at, corrupt, debase, decry, defame, defile, deride, derogate, dirty, discredit, disgrace, dishonor, disparage, excite disapprobation, hold up to shame, impugn, involve in shame, malign, pillory, put to shame, reflect upon, slur, smear, smirch, smudge, soil, stain, sully, taint, tar, tarnish, throw dishonor upon, vilify, vilipend associated concepts: libel, reputation, slander IV index arraign, attaint, burn, class, classify, defame, denigrate, denounce (condemn), derogate, disapprove (condemn), discredit, disgrace (noun), disgrace (verb), dishonor (shame), dishonor (deprive of honor), disparagement, disrepute, earmark, humiliate, ignominy, implicate, indicant, indication, infamy, involve (implicate), label (noun), label (verb), manner (kind), onus (stigma), opprobrium, pillory, reproach, scandal, smear, specialty (distinctive mark), stamp, stigma, sully, tarnish, trademark

Burton's Legal Thesaurus. . 2006

A brand helps a company distinguish itself from its competitors by enhancing consumer awareness and improving customer loyalty. It may consist of many different elements, including a logo, colour or shape.

Practical Law Dictionary. Glossary of UK, US and international legal terms. . 2010.


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  • Brand — Brand, n. [OE. brand, brond, AS. brand brond brand, sword, from byrnan, beornan, to burn; akin to D., Dan., Sw., & G. brand brand, Icel. brandr a brand, blade of a sword. [root]32. See {Burn}, v. t., and cf. {Brandish}.] 1. A burning piece of… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • Brand — Sm std. (9. Jh.), mhd. brant, ahd. brant, as. brand Stammwort. Aus g. * branda m. Brand , auch in anord. brandr brennendes Holzscheit , ae. brond, afr. brand, brond. Eine to Bildung (evtl. aus älterem tu) zu g. * brenn a Vst. brennen (brennen).… …   Etymologisches Wörterbuch der deutschen sprache

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  • Brand — V. Ibrahim. ⇒BRAND, BRANT, subst. masc. Vx, ART MILIT. Grosse épée à large et forte lame qui devait se manier à deux mains. Synon. glaive. Vingt chariots remplis de brants d acier fourbi et d encens (QUINET, Ahasvérus, 1833, 1re journée, p. 115) …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • brand — BRAND, branduri, s.n. (mil.) Aruncător de mine1 (2); p. ext. proiectil de aruncător de mine. – Din n. pr. Brandt. Trimis de valeriu, 13.09.2007. Sursa: DEX 98  BRAND s. (mil.) (astăzi rar) aruncător. Trimis de siveco, 05.08.2004. Sursa …   Dicționar Român

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  • Brand — Brand: Das altgerm. Wort mhd., ahd. brant, niederl. brand, engl. brand, schwed. brand ist eine Bildung zu dem im Nhd. untergegangenen starken Verb mhd. brinnen, ahd. brinnan (vgl. ↑ brennen). Es bedeutete zunächst »Feuerbrand, Feuersbrunst«, dann …   Das Herkunftswörterbuch

  • brand — [brand] n. [ME < OE brand, brond, a flame, torch, sword < base of biernan, brinnan,BURN1] 1. a stick that is burning or partially burned 2. a mark burned on the skin with a hot iron, formerly used to punish and identify criminals, now used… …   English World dictionary

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