Letter of marque, government license authorising a privateer to attack enemy vessels.Marques such as Bentley, Ferrari, or Porsche.British World English marque noun, a make of car, as distinct from a specific model.

The automotive consultancy designs bespoke high performance engines for some of the world's leading car marques.Not only will two more great automotive marques be lost but possibly tens of thousands of jobs around the country will disappear causing misery and hardship.

Take THE quiz, words at Play, ask the Editors.Ask the Editors, word Games.Independent garages that want to service, repair or sell a variety of marques will need to invest in many areas.