from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A board bearing a sign.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A board carrying a sign, or on which signs may be posted.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A board, placed on or before a shop, office, etc., on which ssome notice is given, as the name of a firm, of a business, or the like.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A board on which a notice is fixed, as of one's place of business, of goods for sale, or of warning against trespass.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. structure displaying a board on which advertisements can be posted
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Anil Biswas then sucks up the big bourgeoisie of the Third world by superciliously trampling underfoot Lenin's and Mao's lessons on the so-called signboard of freedom of the backward third world countries at one stroke.
Me and the landlord of a public there came to words, by reason he called his house 'The Admiral Howe,' but on his signboard was the face of a different man altogether.
Anil Biswas then sucks up the big bourgeoisie of the Third world by superciliously trampling underfoot Lenin’s and Mao’s lessons on the so-called signboard of freedom of the backward third world countries at one stroke.
"signboard," men sat and talked of their various trades, the cobbler, for instance, who is carved on the Cathedral stalls, with the clog-maker, and the wool-comber, and the carpenter, all met and gossiped of their latest piece of profitable business, while the lawyers discussed the never-ending question of the Privilège de St. Romain with some learned clerk over their "vin blanc d'Anjou."
Sajjad Hussain/Agence France-Presse/Getty Images A file photo of a man walking past the signboard of telecom firm Vodafone outside their corporate office in Mumbai.
Agence France-Presse/Getty Images Two Chinese workers walk pass a huge signboard for a property project in Qingdao, eastern China's Shandong province.
And here he was, driving past the Lorelei, when he saw a huge signboard on the front wall:
But to my surprise, when I bought my ticket to watch this year's show at the August 2010 Sussex County Fair, a giant signboard boldly publicized Dobbs's sponsorship.
Reuters Aung San Suu Kyi, center, and National League for Democracy party leader Tin Oo cut a ribbon during a ceremony to inaugurate their party's new signboard Monday at the NLD's head office in Yangon.
Synopsis: Reinya is a girl who wears a signboard for the Faminya convenience store near a police station by day.