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pen·nant

 (pĕn′ənt)
n.
1. Nautical A long, tapering, usually triangular flag, used on ships for signaling or identification.
2. A flag or an emblem similar in shape to a ship's pennant.
3. Sports
a. A flag that symbolizes the championship of a league, especially a professional baseball league.
b. The championship symbolized by such a flag.

[Blend of pendant and pennon.]

pennant

(ˈpɛnənt)
n
1. (Nautical Terms) a type of pennon, esp one flown from vessels as identification or for signalling
2. (General Sporting Terms) chiefly
a. a flag serving as an emblem of championship in certain sports
b. (as modifier): pennant cricket.
3. (Nautical Terms) nautical another word for pendant5
4. (Economics) same as flag110
[C17: probably a blend of pendant and pennon]

pen•nant

(ˈpɛn ənt)

n.
1. a long, tapering flag or burgee.
2. a flag serving as an emblem of victory or championship, esp. in baseball.
[1605–15;b. pennon and pendant]

pennant

- A blend of pendant and pennon, a banner or flag.
See also related terms for pendant.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.pennant - the award given to the championpennant - the award given to the champion  
accolade, honor, laurels, honour, award - a tangible symbol signifying approval or distinction; "an award for bravery"
2.pennant - a flag longer than it is wide (and often tapering)
signal flag, flag - a rectangular piece of fabric used as a signalling device
3.pennant - a long flagpennant - a long flag; often tapering    
flag - emblem usually consisting of a rectangular piece of cloth of distinctive design
pennoncel, pennoncelle, penoncel - a small pennant borne on a lance

pennant

noun flag, jack, banner, ensign, streamer, burgee (Nautical), pennon, banderole The second car was flying the Ghanaian pennant.

pennant

noun
Fabric used especially as a symbol:
Translations
راية مُستَطيلَه على السُّفُن
praporekvlaječka
vimpel
zászlócska
veifa, fáni
vėliavėlėvimpelas
vimpelis
plamenec
flâma

pennant

[ˈpenənt] Nbanderín m (Naut) → gallardete m

pennant

[ˈpɛnənt] nflamme f, banderole f

pennant

nWimpel m

pennant

[ˈpɛnənt] nbandierina

pennant

(ˈpenənt) (also pennon (ˈpenən) ) noun
a small flag, usually in the shape of a long narrow triangle. The boy had fastened a brightly-coloured pennant to the front of his bike.