Emblazon

Definition of Emblazon

Em`bla´zon
v. t.1.To depict or represent; - said of heraldic bearings. See Blazon.
[imp. & p. p. Emblazoned ; p. pr. & vb. n. Emblazoning.]
2.To deck in glaring colors; to set off conspicuously; to display pompously; to decorate.
The walls were . . . emblazoned with legends in commemoration of the illustrious pair.
- Prescott.

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