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  • Blazoner — Bla zon*er, n. One who gives publicity, proclaims, or blazons; esp., one who blazons coats of arms; a herald. Burke. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • blazoner — noun see blazon II …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • blazoner — bla·zon·er …   English syllables

  • blazoner — ˈblāz(ə)nə(r) noun ( s) : one that blazons; especially : one that blazons coats of arms …   Useful english dictionary

  • blazon — blazoner, n. blazonment, n. /blay zeuhn/, v.t. 1. to set forth conspicuously or publicly; display; proclaim: The pickets blazoned their grievances on placards. 2. to adorn or embellish, esp. brilliantly or showily. 3. to describe in heraldic… …   Universalium

  • blazon — I. noun Etymology: Middle English blason, from Anglo French Date: 14th century 1. a. armorial bearings ; coat of arms b. the proper description or representation of heraldic or armorial bearings 2. ostentatious display II. transitive verb …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • blazonment — See blazoner. * * * …   Universalium

  • blazon — /ˈbleɪzən / (say blayzuhn) verb (t) 1. to set forth conspicuously or publicly; display; proclaim. 2. to describe in heraldic terminology. 3. to depict (heraldic arms, etc.) in proper form and colour. –noun 4. a heraldic shield; armorial bearings …   Australian English dictionary

  • blazon — [blā′zən] n. [ME blasoun < OFr blason, a shield, blazon] 1. a coat of arms; heraldic shield, emblem, or banner 2. a technical description or illustration of a coat of arms in accordance with the rules of heraldry 3. showy display vt. [< the …   English World dictionary

  • blazon — v. & n. 1 proclaim (esp. blazon abroad). 2 Heraldry a describe or paint (arms). b inscribe or paint (an object) with arms, names, etc. n. 1 Heraldry a a shield, coat of arms, bearings, or a banner. b a correct description of these. 2 a… …   Useful english dictionary