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Definition of Brandished

Brandished
Brandish Bran"dish, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Brandished; p. pr. & vb. n. Brandishing.] [OE. braundisen, F. brandir, fr. brand a sword, fr. OHG. brant brand. See Brand, n.] 1. To move or wave, as a weapon; to raise and move in various directions; to shake or flourish. The quivering lance which he brandished bright. --Drake. 2. To play with; to flourish; as, to brandish syllogisms.
Brandish
Brandish Bran"dish, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Brandished; p. pr. & vb. n. Brandishing.] [OE. braundisen, F. brandir, fr. brand a sword, fr. OHG. brant brand. See Brand, n.] 1. To move or wave, as a weapon; to raise and move in various directions; to shake or flourish. The quivering lance which he brandished bright. --Drake. 2. To play with; to flourish; as, to brandish syllogisms.
Brandish
Brandish Bran"dish, n. A flourish, as with a weapon, whip, etc. ``Brandishes of the fan.' --Tailer.

Meaning of Brandished from wikipedia

- Brandish may refer to: Brandish (series), a four-game action role-playing video game series Brandish (video game), a 1991 action role-playing video game...
- Brandish (ブランディッシュ) is a series of action role-playing video games by Nihon Falcom. The original Brandish video game was released in 1991 for the NEC...
- Brandish (ブランディッシュ, Burandisshu) is an action role-playing video game by Nihon Falcom. Originally released in 1991 for the NEC PC-9801 and FM Towns, it...
- On 2 August 2014, after Lebanese security forces arrested an al-Nusra Front commander, fighters from al-Nusra Front and ISIL surrounded Lebanese Army checkpoints...
- Brandish Corner (formerly known as Upper-Hillberry Corner and previously Telegraph Hill) is situated between the 35th and 36th Milestone road-side markers...
- stopping Brooks or aiding Sumner. Keitt drew a pistol from his belt and brandished his own cane, holding off the horror-struck senators who tried to ****ist...
- baton. Such a practice dates to the time of muzzle loaders, which were brandished in such fashion in close-quarters combat once the weapon's single projectile...
- triumphant Charlie Bucket from Charlie and the Chocolate Factory is brandishing a golden ticket on the new first cl**** stamp. Burton 2006, p. 223. "10...
- May 8, 1996, he became increasingly erratic and was arrested after he brandished a pistol in the middle of an intersection on Ventura Boulevard in Los...
- Commons on its bottles. In the same month, local Labour MP Khalid Mahmood brandished a bottle of HP Sauce during Prime Minister's Questions in the House of...
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