Meaning of BRAND in English

BRAND

I . n.

1.

Fire-~.

2.

Thunderbolt, lightning-flash, bolt.

3.

Mark ( of a hot iron ).

4.

Kind, quality, grade.

5.

Stigma, stain, reproach. See blot .

6.

( Poetical .) Sword.

II . v. a.

1.

Mark ( with a hot iron ), mark as a criminal.

2.

Stigmatize, denounce, gibbet.

Soule. Dictionary of English synonyms.      Словарь английских синонимов.