[ bran-der-ing ]
/ ˈbræn dər ɪŋ /
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What does "scattergood" mean?
a person who acts as though he or she knows everything and who dismisses the opinions, comments, or suggestions of others.
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Words nearby brandering
Definition for brandering (2 of 2)
[ bran-der ]
/ ˈbræn dər /
verb (used with object) Building Trades.
to apply furring to (a surface).
verb (used without object)
to apply furring.
Origin of brander
First recorded in 1865–70; back formation from brandering
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