emblazon

[em-bley-zuhn]
verb (used with object)
1.
to depict, as on an escutcheon in heraldry.
2.
to decorate with brilliant colors.
3.
to proclaim; celebrate or extol.

Origin:
1585–95; em-1 + blazon

emblazoner, noun
unemblazoned, adjective
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emblazon (ɪmˈbleɪzən)
 
vb
1.  to describe, portray, or colour (arms) according to the conventions of heraldry
2.  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
 
em'blazonment
 
n

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emblazon
"inscribe conspicuously," also "extol," 1592, from en- + blazon.
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Example sentences
It gave us soldiers whose chivalry emblazon the records of other lands to-day.
Why can an individual tattoo wording on his arm, but not emblazon it on his shirt.
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