Definitions

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  • n. A signboard for lettering or text.
  • n. A board marked with letters of the alphabet, used for communication by the disabled.

Etymologies

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letter +‎ board

Examples

  • I use a power wheelchair to get around and spell out what I want to say on a letterboard.

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  • Just Letters is an interactive "magnetic" letterboard, just like we all used to have on our fridges when we were little.

    can i buy a vowel?

  • When ‘talking’ to someone who does not know sign language, they can write down what they need to say - or use a letterboard.

    1) Head Control and Use of Senses

  • I've just been down to the letterboard and there's a letter from your brother Julian, I've brought it for you.

    Five On A Hike Together

  • Tina Fineberg for The New York TimesDan Bergmann, 15, uses a letterboard to communicate with his godmother, Ardythe Ashley.

    NYT > Home Page

  • Sheri was rightfully disgusted by a letterboard sign posted in front of the Marantha Chapel in Harlan:

    Left In Aboite

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