For all your dictionary needs!
Header of badges



"Badges" a.k.a. "The Ghost Talks" is a 1929 comedy genre film, directed by Lewis Seiler; based on a Max Marcin and Edward Hammond's Broadway play.


"Badges" is a song by American punk/alternative trio The Minutemen, which was composed by the band's bassist Mike Watt.


  1. Badges a.k.a. Badge: A badge is a device or fashion accessory, often containing the insignia of an organization, which is presented or displayed to indicate some feat of service, a special accomplishment, a symbol of authority granted by taking an oath, a sign of legitimate employment or student status, or as a simple means of identification. They are also used in advertising, publicity, and for branding purposes. A badge is usually something that shows others your feelings.
  2. Badges is a namespace.

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Badges

Click on a title to look inside that book (if available):

Google previewFacilities Management (2013)

Managing Maintenance for Buildings and Facilities by Joel D. Levitt

Others, like background checks for new employees, are procedural, and finally, checking visible badges is a daily practice. Much of the increased security at most airports is clearly spotted. We have the physical barriers, card and PIN access ...

Google previewThe Gamification of Learning and Instruction Fieldbook (2013)

Ideas into Practice by Karl M. Kapp

Showing off badges is a way to share accomplishments and achievement of non- linear goals. Even the element of competition is a social construct. The leaderboard allows for the sharing of progress and success. The social aspects allow for ...

Google previewHTML5 Foundations (2012)

by Matt West

Viewing all the videos and completing badges is a good way of testing what you have learned in the book (and of showing off your new skills to others). If you ever get stuck on a concept in the book, Treehouse has a great community of ...

Google previewWired/Wireless Internet Communications (2004)

Second International Conference, WWIC 2004, Frankfurt/Oder, Germany, February 4-6, 2004, Proceedings by Peter Langendoerfer, Mingyan Liu, Ibrahim Matta, Vassilis Tsaoussidis

Finally, Active Badges is an indoor badge sensing system where every person located by the system wears a small infrared badge in an indoor environment. On the other hand, among the infrastructure-less solutions is Spot On [6], which uses ...

Google previewUnderstanding Computers: Today and Tomorrow, Comprehensive (2014)

by Deborah Morley, Charles Parker

The idea behind digital badges is that learning today happens everywhere, often outside a formal setting, and it should be recognized. A digital badge system can accomplish this. Badges can be shown to potential employers and educational ...

Google previewAviation and Airport Security (2008)

Terrorism and Safety Concerns, Second Edition by Kathleen Sweet

The changes in technology in this field occur frequently, and the ability to counterfeit identification badges is a constant threat. The task of staying on top of changes and improvements is a daunting endeavor and presents some unique ...

Google previewThe SAGE Encyclopedia of Online Education (2016)

by Steven L. Danver

Digital badges are a form of microcredentialing, sometimes explained by comparing them with Boy Scout badges. An organization or an individual can offer digital badges to people who meet the stated criteria for a given badge. Criteria may ...

Google previewThe Visual Dictionary of Illustration (2009)

by Mark Wigan

Badges. A device or emblem, such as a woven patch, embroidered symbol or metal button, which can function as a form of identification, indicate membership of a group or denote an award or rank. It is a small, witty and collectable object ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Sports Management and Marketing (2011)

by Linda E. Swayne, Mark Dodds

Badges. In sport, it is important to provide people who represent official personnel at sporting events with a form of visible identification. By providing photo identification, name, and level of access, symbolized by a credential badge usually ...

Google previewWorld War II: The Definitive Encyclopedia and Document Collection [5 volumes] (2016)

The Definitive Encyclopedia and Document Collection by Spencer C. Tucker

Air Force Badges and Insignia of World War 2. New York: Arco Publishing, 1977.

Google previewKnights Templar Encyclopedia (2007)

The Essential Guide to the People, Places, Events, and Symbols of the Order of the Temple by Karen Ralls

Pilgrimage– Pilgrim badges himself or a loved one. The Knights Templar, like a number of other military and/or religious orders in the Middle Ages, also assisted in shipping pilgrims and goods to and from the Holy Land, in addition to guarding ...


by Mark Hellyer , Valeriy Piatnytskyi, Sergey Nerpii


Google previewDictionary of British Military History (2009)

by George Usher

badges A means of identification to show rank, official position or association with something. Badges have been ...

Online dictionaries and encyclopedias with entries for Badges

Click on a label to prioritize search results according to that topic:

Photos about Badges

Click on an item to view that photo:


Video language resources about Badges

Click on an item to play that video:

See also the pronunciation examples of Badges!

Quotes about Badges

We have entered the era of the 'imperial' former presidency with lavish libraries, special staffs and benefits, around-the-clock Secret Service protection for life and other badges of privilege. (Lawton Chiles)
more quotes about badges...

Scrabble value of B3A1D2G2E1S1

The value of this 6-letter word is 10 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

Anagrams of BADGES

What do you get if you rearrange the letters?

See also the blanagrams of Badges!

Share this page


Go to the usage examples of Badges to see it in context!

Privacy Policy | Cookies Policy
Keyword Tool | Romanian-English Dictionary