What is another word for blazon?

2007 synonyms found

Pronunciation:

[ blˈe͡ɪzɒn], [ blˈe‍ɪzɒn], [ b_l_ˈeɪ_z_ɒ_n]

Blazon is a word that refers to the act of describing something heraldic (such as a coat of arms) in great detail. While it is not a term that is commonly used in casual conversation, there are several synonyms that can be used to convey a similar meaning. Some options include - proclaim, announce, publicize, broadcast, trumpet, and declare. Each of these words conveys the idea of making something known or notable through the use of expression or proclamation, which is similar to the concept of blazoning something in order to provide a detailed description to the masses.

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What are the hypernyms for Blazon?

A hypernym is a word with a broad meaning that encompasses more specific words called hyponyms.
  • hypernyms for blazon (as nouns)

What are the hyponyms for Blazon?

Hyponyms are more specific words categorized under a broader term, known as a hypernym.

What are the meronyms for Blazon?

Meronyms are words that refer to a part of something, where the whole is denoted by another word.
  • meronyms for blazon (as nouns)

What are the opposite words for blazon?

Antonyms are words that have opposite meanings to another word. The word "blazon" refers to the act of displaying or proclaiming something publicly. Its antonyms would be words that suggest the opposite of being public or displaying such as conceal, cover, hide, mask, obscure, and veil. These words imply privacy, secrecy, and obscurity, which are the exact opposite of what the word "blazon" signifies. In a sentence, one can say, "She decided to conceal her feelings instead of blazoning them to the world." This would mean that the person chose not to display her emotions publicly but keep them private.

Usage examples for Blazon

She bore a blazon of a feminine hand dangling a planet by a string from one finger; a good ship, and an able, ruthless captain.
"Space Viking"
Henry Beam Piper
"Take your daggers," I bade him, "and rip me that blazon from your coats.
"The Shame of Motley"
Raphael Sabatini
The young gentleman then commenced in the jargon of heraldry to blazon his own pretended arms, and I felt much inclined to burst into laughter, partly because I did not understand a word he said, and partly because he seemed to think the matter as important as would a country squire with his thirty-two quarters.
"The Memoires of Casanova, Complete The Rare Unabridged London Edition Of 1894, plus An Unpublished Chapter of History, By Arthur Symons"
Jacques Casanova de Seingalt

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