Figurately \Fig"ur*ate*ly\, adv. In a figurate manner. [1913 Webster]

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  • Brand — Brand, n. [OE. brand, brond, AS. brand brond brand, sword, from byrnan, beornan, to burn; akin to D., Dan., Sw., & G. brand brand, Icel. brandr a brand, blade of a sword. [root]32. See {Burn}, v. t., and cf. {Brandish}.] 1. A burning piece of… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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