The definition of a blazon is a coat of arms, or a showy display.(noun)
An example of a blazon is a family crest.
Blazon means to proclaim or portray.(verb)
An example of blazon is for the town crier to make an announcement.
See blazon in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: ME blasoun < OFr blason, a shield, blazon
Origin: < the n.; mistakenly assoc. with blaze
See blazon in American Heritage Dictionary 4
transitive verb bla·zoned, bla·zon·ing, bla·zons
Origin: Probably from Middle English blasoun, shield
Origin: , from Old French blason.
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