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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

The act of adorning with heraldic arms.

Usage examples (27)
  • And shall I count it unworthy to pass these few in-door hours of rain in the emblazonment of their titles?
  • Seest thou how the twin plumes straighten on his crest, and his father's own emblazonment already marks him for upper air?
  • Agrippa, with favouring winds and gods, proudly leads on his column; on his brows glitters the prow-girt naval crown, the haughty emblazonment of the war.
  • He was by this time ashamed of the emblazonment of his poetic effort upon the cliff. for more
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