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English definition of “badge”

badge

noun [C]     /bædʒ/
B2 a small piece of metal , plastic , cloth , etc., with words or a picture on it, that you carry with you or that is fastened or sewn to your clothing , often to show your support for a political organization or belief , or to show who you are, your rank , or that you are a member of a group , etc.: Everyone at the conference wore a badge with their name on.JewellerySpecific signs and symbolsSigns, signals and symbols
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