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noun [countable] badge pronunciation in American English /bædʒ/
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  1. 1
    a special piece of metal, cloth, or plastic, often with words or symbols on it, that you wear or carry with you to show your rank or official position

    a police badge

    Employees should wear their badges at all times in the building.

    1. a.
      a similar object that shows that you have achieved something

      a scout badge

  2. 2
    British a button that shows that you support a particular group or idea


to fall over forwards so that your face hits the ground or another surface

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the activity of exploring abandoned buildings and other manmade structures

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