What does the word label mean?

Usage examples for label

  1. But Locke's statements are direct enough, though he does not use so terse a label for his doctrine as Rousseau affixed to it. – Rousseau Volumes I. and II. by John Morley
  2. " Label it all for London," he heard Eugene's voice say. – Father Stafford by Anthony Hope
  3. Some of these articles bear the label 'made in Austria. – The Story of Seville by Walter M. Gallichan