emblazon


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em·bla·zon

 (ĕm-blā′zən)
tr.v. em·bla·zoned, em·bla·zon·ing, em·bla·zons
1.
a. To adorn (a surface) with a prominent marking, such as a logo or heraldic symbol: emblazon a doorway with a coat of arms.
b. To inscribe (a prominent marking, such as a logo or heraldic symbol) on a surface: emblazon a cross on a banner.
2. To make resplendent with brilliant colors.
3. To make illustrious; celebrate: emblazoning a heroine's deeds in song.

em·bla′zon·er n.
em·bla′zon·ment n.

emblazon

(ɪmˈbleɪzən)
vb (tr)
1. (Heraldry) to describe, portray, or colour (arms) according to the conventions of heraldry
2. (Heraldry) to portray heraldic arms on (a shield, one's notepaper, etc)
3. to make bright or splendid, as with colours, flowers, etc
4. to glorify, praise, or extol, often so as to attract great publicity: his feat was emblazoned on the front page.
emˈblazonment n

em•bla•zon

(ɛmˈbleɪ zən)

v.t.
1. to adorn with heraldic devices or emblems.
2. to decorate brilliantly.
3. to proclaim in celebration.
[1585–95]
em•bla′zon•er, n.
em•bla′zon•ment, n.

emblazon


Past participle: emblazoned
Gerund: emblazoning

Imperative
emblazon
emblazon
Present
I emblazon
you emblazon
he/she/it emblazons
we emblazon
you emblazon
they emblazon
Preterite
I emblazoned
you emblazoned
he/she/it emblazoned
we emblazoned
you emblazoned
they emblazoned
Present Continuous
I am emblazoning
you are emblazoning
he/she/it is emblazoning
we are emblazoning
you are emblazoning
they are emblazoning
Present Perfect
I have emblazoned
you have emblazoned
he/she/it has emblazoned
we have emblazoned
you have emblazoned
they have emblazoned
Past Continuous
I was emblazoning
you were emblazoning
he/she/it was emblazoning
we were emblazoning
you were emblazoning
they were emblazoning
Past Perfect
I had emblazoned
you had emblazoned
he/she/it had emblazoned
we had emblazoned
you had emblazoned
they had emblazoned
Future
I will emblazon
you will emblazon
he/she/it will emblazon
we will emblazon
you will emblazon
they will emblazon
Future Perfect
I will have emblazoned
you will have emblazoned
he/she/it will have emblazoned
we will have emblazoned
you will have emblazoned
they will have emblazoned
Future Continuous
I will be emblazoning
you will be emblazoning
he/she/it will be emblazoning
we will be emblazoning
you will be emblazoning
they will be emblazoning
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been emblazoning
you have been emblazoning
he/she/it has been emblazoning
we have been emblazoning
you have been emblazoning
they have been emblazoning
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been emblazoning
you will have been emblazoning
he/she/it will have been emblazoning
we will have been emblazoning
you will have been emblazoning
they will have been emblazoning
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been emblazoning
you had been emblazoning
he/she/it had been emblazoning
we had been emblazoning
you had been emblazoning
they had been emblazoning
Conditional
I would emblazon
you would emblazon
he/she/it would emblazon
we would emblazon
you would emblazon
they would emblazon
Past Conditional
I would have emblazoned
you would have emblazoned
he/she/it would have emblazoned
we would have emblazoned
you would have emblazoned
they would have emblazoned
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.emblazon - decorate with colors; "color the walls with paint in warm tones"
adorn, decorate, grace, ornament, embellish, beautify - make more attractive by adding ornament, colour, etc.; "Decorate the room for the party"; "beautify yourself for the special day"
miniate - paint with red lead or vermilion
2.emblazon - decorate with heraldic arms
artistic creation, artistic production, art - the creation of beautiful or significant things; "art does not need to be innovative to be good"; "I was never any good at art"; "he said that architecture is the art of wasting space beautifully"
adorn, decorate, grace, ornament, embellish, beautify - make more attractive by adding ornament, colour, etc.; "Decorate the room for the party"; "beautify yourself for the special day"

emblazon

verb decorate, show, display, present, colour, paint, illuminate, adorn, ornament, embellish, blazon Jackie was sporting a t-shirt with the band's name emblazoned on it.
Translations
kirjoittaakoristaakoristellapalkitapiirtää

emblazon

[ɪmˈbleɪzən] VTengalanar or esmaltar con colores brillantes (fig) → escribir or adornar de modo llamativo

emblazon

vt
(Her) → schmücken, (ver)zieren
(= display boldly) namestolz hervorheben; the name “Jones” was emblazoned on the coverder NameJonesprangte auf dem Umschlag

emblazon

[ɪmˈbleɪzn] vt to emblazon withdecorare con
References in classic literature ?
The more I dive into this matter of whaling, and push my researches up to the very spring-head of it, so much the more am I impressed with its great honorableness and antiquity; and especially when I find so many great demi-gods and heroes, prophets of all sorts, who one way or other have shed distinction upon it, I am transported with the reflection that I myself belong, though but subordinately, to so emblazoned a fraternity.
The great red seal was emblazoned with the sham coat of arms which Osborne had assumed from the Peerage, with "Pax in bello" for a motto; that of the ducal house with which the vain old man tried to fancy himself connected.
She put the copied note in an emblazoned envelope, and directed it to Edgar Caswall at Castra Regis.
The room was empty and silent except for the slow ticking of an ancient clock which stood underneath an emblazoned coat of arms in the far corner.
Cornelius was a scholar, and was wealthy, -- at least he had been before the confiscation of his property; Cornelius belonged to the merchant-bourgeoisie, who were prouder of their richly emblazoned shop signs than the hereditary nobility of their heraldic bearings.
He bore no arms save the long and heavy sword which hung at his saddle-bow; but Terlake carried in front of him the high wivern-crested bassinet, Ford the heavy ash spear with swallow-tail pennon, while Alleyne was entrusted with the emblazoned shield.
It was before him, served with almost incredible despatch - a small cobwebbed bottle and a glass of quaint shape, on which were beautifully emblazoned a coronet and fleur-de-lis.
Porthos, seeing this, retwisted his mustache, elongated his imperial a second time, and began to make signals to a beautiful lady who was near the choir, and who not only was a beautiful lady, but still further, no doubt, a great lady--for she had behind her a Negro boy who had brought the cushion on which she knelt, and a female servant who held the emblazoned bag in which was placed the book from which she read the Mass.
As I examined the heterogeneous collection of odds and ends that is always to be found in the pocket-pouch of a Martian warrior my hand fell upon the emblazoned radium flash torch of the black dator.
Upon its bow was emblazoned the signia of a lesser noble of a far city of the empire of Helium.
It required but a few moments for the ape-man to clothe himself in the tights, sandals, and parrot emblazoned yellow tunic of the dead soldier.
But for the momentary shining of the sun upon the emblazoned device on the prow of your craft, I had passed on unknowing."