idiot board


Definition of idiot board

: a device (as a projection of a script) used to prompt a television speaker and placed out of camera range

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First Known Use of idiot board

1952, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of idiot board was in 1952

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“Idiot board.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 20 Jan. 2022.

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