1 type of product made by a particular manufacturer
ADJ. leading, major, principal, top the world's leading brand of whisky | famous, favourite, popular, well-known | own (= goods marked with the name of a particular shop instead of that of the manufacturer) Supermarkets make a lot of profit on their own brand products.
BRAND + NOUN identity, image, name The company owes its success to brand image. | leader | loyalty
PREP. ~ of a well-known brand of toothpaste
2 particular type of sth
ADJ. particular, special, unique His designs have a unique brand of stylishness. | ~ of his particular brand of humour
ADJ. double, large | single, small | stiff a stiff brandy and soda (= containing a lot of brandy and not much soda) | straight | cherry, plum, etc.
QUANT. dash, drop, nip He added a dash of brandy to his coffee. | measure, shot, tot She poured herself a large measure of brandy. | bottle, flask, glass, hip-flask
VERB + BRANDY drink Do you drink brandy? | have I'll have some brandy, please. | pour (sb) | sip | gulp, swig | down, finish | distil, produce
BRANDY + NOUN bottle | balloon (= a kind of glass), glass He sat cradling his brandy glass.