insignia insignia  /ɪn ˈsɪɡ ni ə/

Definition(s):

  • (n) a badge worn to show official position

Usage(s):

  1. Triad members still often carry such insignia usually worn on the backs of shirts that they show to shopkeepers in exchange for protection money.
  2. Triad members still often carry such insignia usually worn on the backs of shirts that they show to shopkeepers in exchange for protection money.
  3. The kidnappers wore AFI uniforms and insignia, according to information revealed to police by a bodyguard who survived to tell the tale.

News

  1. Marin OKs gang insignia crackdown at county fair

    A formal policy barring members of street gangs from wearing their colors or other gang insignia at the Marin County Fair was promptly endorsed by county supervisors Tuesday.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Marin Independent Journal

  2. Spurs finals bring out cheapo counterfeiters

    SAN ANTONIO -- Plenty of shirts and mentions of numbers 9, 21, and 20 can be found hanging from scaffolding in pop-up tents throughout San Antonio. But look more closely and you’ll find there’s no mention of the actual Spurs team -- and there's no Spurs insignia, either. That’s because these shirts aren’t official NBA merchandise. San Antonio police Sgt. Miles Earwood said, “Trademark ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: KENS 5 San Antonio

  3. SPIED: Opel's Insignia Due For Some Updates, Buick Likely To Follow

    The Opel Insignia is one of those sedans that has done great things for General Motors abroad but hasn't exactly cinched the deal for Buick in the good 'ol U-S-of-A.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Auto Spies

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Quotes

  1. Showrunner Steven Moffat said: "A new logo. The eleventh logo for the eleventh Doctor - those grand old words, Doctor Who, suddenly looking newer than ever. And look at that, something really new - an insignia! DW in TARDIS form! Simple and...
    on Oct 6, 2009 By: Steven Moffat Source: Digital Spy

  2. "The burqa is a prison, it's a straightjacket," Urban Affairs Minister Fadela Amara, herself a practising Muslim who was born in France to Algerian parents, said in an interview to Le Parisien newspaper. "It is not a religious insignia but...
    on Jul 16, 2008 By: Fadela Amara Source: News24

  3. "There is no satire with Nazi insignia," Sanader told Croatian state-run radio. "The photo montage, he said, was not an attack on me, but Croatian democracy."
    on Dec 2, 2008 By: Ivo Sanader Source: Independent

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