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brand

brand

 
 
pronunciation:
braend
parts of speech:
noun, verb
part of speech: noun
definition 1: a kind of product made by one particular company.
Which brand of peanut butter do you prefer?
synonyms:
make, trademark, variety
similar words:
class, kind, name, sort
definition 2: a burn mark made on cattle or other animals with a hot iron to show who the owner is.
similar words:
identification, mark
 
part of speech: verb
inflections: branded, branding, brands
definition 1: to mark with a hot iron.
The ranchers branded their cattle.
definition 2: to mark with disgrace or shame.
His classmates branded him a liar.
synonyms:
stain
similar words:
blemish, disgrace, mark
derivation: brander (n.)