brandering

[bran-der-ing]

noun


Nearby words

  1. brandeis,
  2. brandeis, louis d.,
  3. brandeis, louis dembitz,
  4. brandenburg,
  5. brander,
  6. brandes,
  7. brandied,
  8. branding,
  9. branding iron,
  10. brandish

Origin of brandering

1865–70; perhaps brander gridiron (Middle English brandire, equivalent to brand(en) to brand + ire iron) + -ing1

brander

[bran-der]

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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