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American English: /brænd/
British English: /brand/

Translation of brand in Spanish:


transitive verb

  • 1 (mark)
    marcar (con hierro candente)
    words branded on his memory
    palabras grabadas en su memoria
    Example sentences
    • They are cursed to the tenth generation and should be branded with a mark before their long and painful deaths.
    • Cattle raising, an important source and symbol of wealth in the countryside, was feasible for many because the animals were branded and left to graze freely on open land.
    • Provision would be made to brand the animals, which would be seen by veterinarians provided by the provincial department.
    Example sentences
    • But even without Augmented memory, this piece would have been branded indelibly on his brain.
    • There were no wrinkles, no folds, or stretch marks that would have branded her a mother.
    • An imprint left from the wooden crevices branded a mark on her face as she gritted her teeth.
  • 2 (label)to brand something/somebody as something
    tachar or tildar algo/a alguien de algo
    Example sentences
    • To accept this, however, would be to underrate our heroine, branding her as some kind of cheap accessory when she is, by many accounts, a gutsy and rugged individual.
    • I could go on, but all I can say is that branding her as someone unfit to serve because of her politics is grossly unfair.
    • He angrily criticised the national guards supporting the troops, branding them as ‘traitors’.
    Example sentences
    • Sometimes consumers may be quite happy buying a low-priced branded product knowing that it is a counterfeit copy.
    • An update will also be welcome on the firm's decision to start selling branded products through supermarket discounter Lidl.
    • He made his millions selling low-cost branded perfumes to retailers.
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