Definition of “brandish” - English Dictionary


(Definition of “brandish” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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brandishverb [ T ]

us /ˈbræn·dɪʃ/

to wave something in the air in a threatening or excited way:

He looked silly brandishing one of those Star Wars lightsabers.

(Definition of “brandish” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)