His ideological variability across a range of issues has caused many to label him the “swing justice.”
The result is that the term Russian River Valley on a label is meaningless.
Instead, he chafed underneath the corporate umbrella of LVMH, the massive luxury conglomerate that owned the label.
Both Just label It and the Non-GMO Project receive the bulk of their donations from natural foods companies.
The FDA thinks so, and is proposing a label change—but Big Sugar is battling back.
The lining was of heavy black silk, stiffened by the label of the maker which was glued to it.
As she did so, she saw something on the dressing-table with a label attached to it.
If the cover is cloth, use ammonia and water instead of shellac before putting on the label.
When the new back is dry (not before) the label may be pasted on to it.
The object of the label now manifested itself; it was to attach to our clothes—not likely to be wanted for some time.
c.1300, "narrow band or strip of cloth" (oldest use is as a technical term in heraldry), from Old French label, lambel "ribbon, fringe worn on clothes" (13c., Modern French lambeau "strip, rag, shred, tatter"), possibly from Frankish *labba or some other Germanic source (cf. Old High German lappa "flap"), from Proto-Germanic *lapp- (see lap (n.)).
Later "dangling strip of cloth or ribbon used as an ornament in dress," "strip attached to a document to hold a seal" (both early 15c.), and with a general meaning "tag, sticker, slip of paper" (1670s). Meaning "circular piece of paper in the center of a gramophone record" (1907), containing information about the recorded music, led to meaning "a recording company" (1947).
"to affix a label to," c.1600, see label (n.); figurative sense of "to categorize" is from 1853. Related: Labeled; labeling; labelled; labelling.