emblazon

Emblazon means to inscribe conspicuously. If you are a knight and you are decorating your shield with your coat of arms, you are emblazoning it.

If you are a graffiti artist and you paint your tag on a bridge, you are emblazoning the bridge. The mother of a toddler might freak out if she comes into her freshly painted dining room to find it emblazoned with her child's crayoned scribbling.

Definitions of emblazon
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v decorate with heraldic arms

Synonyms:
blazon
Type of:
adorn, beautify, decorate, embellish, grace, ornament
make more attractive by adding ornament, colour, etc.

v decorate with colors

Synonyms:
color, colour
Types:
miniate
paint with red lead or vermilion
Type of:
adorn, beautify, decorate, embellish, grace, ornament
make more attractive by adding ornament, colour, etc.

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