mascot mascot  /ˈmæ skət/

Definition(s):

  • (n) a person or animal that is adopted by a team or other group as a symbolic figure

Usage(s):

  1. That's the company, after all, that created the Subservient Chicken, Burger King's bizarre chicken-sandwich mascot.
  2. The Violets apparently love their name so much that in 1983upon re-launching the NYU basketball program after a 12-year hiatusthey personified it as a mascot.

News

  1. Radnor High School nixes Red Raider mascot

    The Radnor High School mascot, the Red Raider, graduated in 2013 and will no longer attend football games and other sporting events.
    on June 22, 2013     Source: Main Line Suburban Life

  2. "Mascot Mania" is one highlight of Relay for Life

    “Mascot Mania” is part of the kickoff of the Relay for Life this Friday night at Centerpoint Medical Center. Mack, the mascot of the Missouri Mavericks, is among the 15 or so mascots expected to be there. Others are from places such as IHOP and ChuckECheese.
    on June 20, 2013     Source: The Examiner

  3. Mascot Mania will help launch Relay for Life Friday

    “Mascot Mania” is part of the kickoff of the Relay for Life this Friday night at Centerpoint Medical Center. Mack, the mascot of the Missouri Mavericks, is among the 15 or so mascots expected to be there. Others are from places such as IHOP and ChuckECheese.
    on June 19, 2013     Source: The Examiner

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Quotes

  1. "This whole ordeal with the mascot, we were on common ground," Osceola said.
    on Nov 23, 2006 By: Osceola Source: Miami Herald

  2. "Mascot Finance depositors can be assured they will get back all of the money they are entitled to under the scheme," Treasury Secretary John Whitehead said in a statement.
    on Mar 1, 2009 By: John Whitehead Source: Reuters India

  3. "The bad luck and there's been a lot of it, starts on the eighth of August when the five stallions come from Japan, a week before influenza is detected in that country," Mr McGauran said. "They land at Mascot and that is a quarantine zone, we...
    on Sep 1, 2007 By: Peter McGauran Source: Brisbane Times

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