brand name

noun
1.
a word, name, symbol, etc., especially one legally registered as a trademark, used by a manufacturer or merchant to identify its products distinctively from others of the same type and usually prominently displayed on its goods, in advertising, etc.
2.
a product, line of products, or service bearing a widely known brand name.
3.
Informal. a person who is notable or famous, especially in a particular field: The reception was replete with brand names from politics and the arts.

Origin:
1920–25

Dictionary.com Unabridged

brand-name

[brand-neym]
adjective
1.
having or being a brand name: nationally known brand-name food products.
2.
Informal. widely familiar; well-known: Several brand-name personalities will be performing at the benefit.

Origin:
1920–25

Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source Link To brand name
Collins
World English Dictionary
brand name
 
n
another name for brand

Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 10th Edition
2009 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009
Cite This Source
Example sentences
There are programs that can give you a report of everywhere your brand name
  appears in print online.
Now, ironically, it is the traders who claim they are being cheated and their
  brand name violated.
The continuity of the brand name helps to disguise the fact that the product
  itself has been through several life cycles.
It can also use its brand name to sell all sorts of products.
Copyright © 2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature
FAVORITES
RECENT

;