Emblem

Entertainment / Literature / Emblem: Nathaniel Hawthorne's term for a private symbol. He also refers to private symbols as tokens. Examples include the blasted trees and brown-grass in 'The Hollow of the Three Hills' or the walking stick carried by the old man and the pink ribbon belonging to Faith in 'Young Goodman Brown.'

Other Words for Emblem

Emblem Adjective Synonyms: badge, insigne, symbol, representation, device, seal, crest, token, sign, trade mark, logotype or logo
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Emblements

Business / Real Estate / Emblements: 1. Growing crops producted by the labor of the cultivator. 2. The right to the profits from such crops. MORE

M-C

Technology / Motorcycle / M-C: M/C stands for Motorcycle Club. M/C is also written as MC. A motorcycle club is just a group of riders who band together for support and fellowship. The Gold Wing Road Riders Association (GWRRA) , the MORE

Token

Entertainment / Literature / Token: Nathaniel Hawthorne's term for a private symbol. He also refers to private symbols as emblems. Examples include the blasted trees and brown-grass in 'The Hollow of the Three Hills' or the walking stic MORE

Sumptuary Laws

Entertainment / Literature / Sumptuary Laws: Laws that regulate the sort of clothing an individual may wear. Classical Rome restricted certain types of garb to the senatorial classes and equestrian classes, for instance. In Classical China, only MORE

Order Of The Garter

Entertainment / Literature / Order Of The Garter: An elite order of knights first founded around 1347-1348 by King Edward III. The Knights of the Garter traditionally wore as their emblem a lady's garter around one leg. According to one legend, this MORE

Private Symbol

Entertainment / Literature / Private Symbol: In contrast with an archetype (universal symbol), a private symbol is one that an individual artist arbitrarily assigns a personal meaning to. Nearly all members of an ethnic, religious, or linguistic MORE

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