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[em-bley-zuh n-ree]
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  1. the act or art of emblazoning; heraldic decoration.
  2. brilliant representation or embellishment.
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Origin of emblazonry

First recorded in 1660–70; em-1 + blazonry
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Examples from the Web for emblazonry

Historical Examples

  • Many of them were well carved in wood, and ornamented with emblazonry and gilding.

    Ten Thousand Wonderful Things

    Edmund Fillingham King

  • A word that signifies wounded, used in emblazonry to denote an animal wounded by another creature.

British Dictionary definitions for emblazonry


  1. another name for blazonry
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