Definition of firebranded in US English:

firebranded

adjective

  • 1Provided with firebrands.

  • 2Marked or branded by fire; Australian and NZ (of livestock) branded with a hot iron. Also of a mark: made using a hot iron.

Origin

Mid 17th century; earliest use found in Thomas Fuller (1607/8–1661), Church of England clergyman.

Pronunciation

firebranded

/ˈfʌɪəbrandɪd/