badge: Meaning and Definition of
Pronunciation: (baj), [key]
— n., v., badged, badg•ing.
- a special or distinctive mark, token, or device worn as a sign of allegiance, membership, authority, achievement, etc.: a police badge; a merit badge.
- any emblem, token, or distinctive mark: He considered a slide rule as the badge of an engineering student.
- a card bearing identifying information, as one's name, symbol or place of employment, or academic affiliation, and often worn pinned to one's clothing.
- to furnish or mark with a badge.
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