Most people we spoke with may have labeled Elam the “leader,” but Hembling is the one they talk about most.
For example, what is labeled as “Parmesan cheese” in the U.S. is not produced in its original heartland of Emilia Romagna.
Those of us who survive are labeled traitors and subjected to threats.
The labor movement in the United States put a bulls-eye on the governor and labeled him public enemy No. 1.
All three are first-person works, and each could be labeled “experimental” in its own way.
This he labeled "Household Expenses" and set it up on his table, leaning against his collar-box.
If they couldn't they shut him up in a prison, labeled him dangerous to society.
He ought at least to be labeled "poison for the very young."
Everything is labeled, all is for sale, from the earth to the inhabitants.
Our egg, mineral, fossil, and shell cabinets are all pretty well filled with labeled specimens.
c.1300, "narrow band or strip of cloth" (oldest use is as a technical term in heraldry), from Old French label, lambel "ribbon, fringe worn on clothes" (13c., Modern French lambeau "strip, rag, shred, tatter"), possibly from Frankish *labba or some other Germanic source (cf. Old High German lappa "flap"), from Proto-Germanic *lapp- (see lap (n.)).
Later "dangling strip of cloth or ribbon used as an ornament in dress," "strip attached to a document to hold a seal" (both early 15c.), and with a general meaning "tag, sticker, slip of paper" (1670s). Meaning "circular piece of paper in the center of a gramophone record" (1907), containing information about the recorded music, led to meaning "a recording company" (1947).
"to affix a label to," c.1600, see label (n.); figurative sense of "to categorize" is from 1853. Related: Labeled; labeling; labelled; labelling.