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brand

noun badge, colophon, copyright label, earmark, emblem, hallmark, identification mark, identiiication 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

brand

(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

brand

(Stigmatize), verb asperse, attaint, besmear, 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, throw dishonor upon, vilify, vilipend
Associated concepts: libel, reputation, slander
See also: arraign, attaint, burn, class, classify, condemn, defame, denigrate, denounce, derogate, disapprove, discredit, disgrace, dishonor, disparagement, disrepute, earmark, humiliate, ignominy, implicate, indicant, indication, infamy, involve, kind, label, manner, onus, opprobrium, pillory, reproach, scandal, shame, smear, specialty, stamp, stigma, sully, tarnish, trademark

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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The system will also document and save files online which can be easily accessed and retrieved," he said, adding that it will also make available important database which will help deal with the owners of the trade brands and representatives of law firms and offices.
The firm stocks all trade brands of paint and decorating materials and it has the latest technology in paint mixing machines which allows the mixing of paint in any finish and any size, with fully trained staff to help with queries you may have.
Federal Way, Washington, USA, claim "unfair allegations" have been made against it in a lawsuit arising out of the bankruptcy of Paragon Trade Brands Inc.
There will be a refocus on where and how money is spent as well as an increased focus on its "user brands" while de-emphasizing its trade brands.
She was previoulsy employed by Coopers & Lybrand, BellSouth Corporation, and Paragon Trade Brands.
After establishing itself as one of the world's largest suppliers of store brand diapers, Paragon Trade Brands is quickly becoming a source retailers can turn to for private label feminine hygiene items--a product segment executives say is rapidly expanding.
The warehouses were found to have contained approximately 4 million counterfeited bottles of perfume bearing 22 famous trade brands.
Trade brands contributed to this positive performance, as well as 120- 149 and 150- 199 price ranges.
7,838,721 B2; Dennis Chen, assignor to Paragon Trade Brands, LLC, Great Neck, NY.