Definition of “label” - Learner’s Dictionary


noun [ C ] uk us /ˈleɪbəl/

B1 a small piece of paper or other material that gives information about the thing it is fixed to:

There should be washing instructions on the label.

a word or phrase that is used to describe the qualities of someone or something, usually in a way that is not fair:

He seems to be stuck with the label of 'troublemaker'.
MUSIC (also record label)

B1 a company that records and sells music:

They've just signed a deal with a major record label.

(Definition of “label noun” from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)