branded branded  /b ˈræn dɪd/

Definition(s):

  1. (adj) (of goods and merchandise) marked or labeled by a distinctive word or symbol indicating exclusive rights
  2. (adj) marked with a brand

Usage(s):

  1. A girl can be branded easy or a little slut even if she does nothing wrong.
  2. At another house, the wife was branded a whore when she asked her husband to use a condom, beaten silly and thrown into the streets.
  3. At least 15 individuals who had been branded zombies by terrified peasants turned out to be victims of epilepsy, mental retardation, insanity or alcoholism.

News

  1. Innovative Bloomberg Installation Unveiled

    Engage Production Ltd, UK specialists in interactive technologies for branded environments, has announced -- in conjunction with SOCA and Jump Studios -- the completion of two stunning installations for ...
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Marketwired via Yahoo! Finance

  2. Armes is Named HALO Branded Solutions MVP

    HALO Branded Solutions awarded Gary Armes and their other top 200 national account executives for 2012 sales achievements in a ceremony at the Four Seasons Las Vegas Hotel. (PRWeb June 12, 2013) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2013/6/prweb10821623.htm
    on June 12, 2013     Source: PRWeb

  3. Study Reveals that Dealer-Branded Prepaid Maintenance Programs Boost Customer Retention and Service Up-sell

    SAN RAMON, Calif., June 10, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --   Dealer-branded prepaid maintenance (PPM) programs that are 100 percent funded by customers are boosting service revenue by 15 percent and customer retention ...
    on June 10, 2013     Source: PR Newswire via Yahoo! Finance

Quotes

  1. "We started this journey with our navigation services earlier this year and we are now combining all our services into a single branded offering - Ovi by Nokia. Over the coming 12 months, you will see us integrate new user interface elements,...
    on Aug 29, 2007 By: Olli-Pekka Kallasvuo Source: TIEKE Tietoyhteiskunnan Kehittämiskekus ry

  2. "We are going to the WTO today because we are determined to use all resources available to fight industrial policies that aim to unfairly promote Chinese branded products at the expense of American workers, farmers, ranchers, manufacturers and...
    on Dec 19, 2008 By: Susan Schwab Source: Reuters

  3. "Well, certainly Dale Jr. has a little bit more star power, and Tony Stewart, than I do," Greg Biffle said. "So I have to be careful what I say because I get a little bit more ripped or branded than they probably would. But it is a difficult...
    on May 7, 2007 By: Greg Biffle Source: SI.com

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