emblem Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"emblem" in British English

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emblemnoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈem.bləm/
a ​picture of an ​object that is used to ​represent a ​particularperson, ​group, or ​idea: A ​rose is the ​national emblem ofEngland.
(Definition of emblem from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"emblem" in American English

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emblemnoun [C]

 us   /ˈem·bləm/
an ​object that is used to ​represent a ​particularperson, ​group, or ​idea, or a ​picture of the ​object: A ​dove is often used as an emblem of ​peace.
(Definition of emblem from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"emblem" in Business English

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emblemnoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈembləm/
MARKETING something such as a ​picture which is a ​symbol for a particular ​person, ​organization, ​group, or ​idea: The ​merchandisecarries the Alfa Romeo emblem. The leather-goods ​manufacturer began to be seen an emblem ofurbanluxury.
(Definition of emblem from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “emblem”
in Spanish emblema…
in Vietnamese biểu tượng…
in Malaysian lambang…
in Thai สัญลักษณ์…
in French emblème…
in German das Sinnbild…
in Chinese (Simplified) 象征, 标志, 符号…
in Turkish amblem, simge, işaret…
in Russian эмблема, символ…
in Indonesian lambang…
in Chinese (Traditional) 象徵, 標誌, 符號…
in Polish emblemat, godło, symbol…
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