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English definition of “be a badge of sth”

be a badge of sth

to be something that shows that you have achieved a particular thing: For Tony, owning a big car was a badge of success.Meaning and significanceTypifying, illustrating and exemplifying
(Definition of be a badge of sth from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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