sandwich board

noun

Definition of sandwich board

: two usually hinged boards designed for hanging from the shoulders with one board before and one behind and used especially for advertising or picketing

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There’s no branding aside from a sandwich board on the sidewalk. Nellie Bowles, The Seattle Times, "Sorry, power-lunchers — these tables are reserved for drop-in workers," 9 July 2018 There’s no branding aside from a sandwich board on the sidewalk. Nellie Bowles, The Seattle Times, "Sorry, power-lunchers — these tables are reserved for drop-in workers," 9 July 2018 There’s no branding aside from a sandwich board on the sidewalk. Nellie Bowles, The Seattle Times, "Sorry, power-lunchers — these tables are reserved for drop-in workers," 9 July 2018 There’s no branding aside from a sandwich board on the sidewalk. Nellie Bowles, The Seattle Times, "Sorry, power-lunchers — these tables are reserved for drop-in workers," 9 July 2018 What to write on the slate sandwich board that sits out front? New York Times, "A Critic Sells Books Down by the Seashore," 28 June 2018 There’s no branding aside from a sandwich board on the sidewalk. Nellie Bowles, The Seattle Times, "Sorry, power-lunchers — these tables are reserved for drop-in workers," 9 July 2018 There’s no branding aside from a sandwich board on the sidewalk. Nellie Bowles, The Seattle Times, "Sorry, power-lunchers — these tables are reserved for drop-in workers," 9 July 2018 There’s no branding aside from a sandwich board on the sidewalk. Nellie Bowles, The Seattle Times, "Sorry, power-lunchers — these tables are reserved for drop-in workers," 9 July 2018

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First Known Use of sandwich board

1897, in the meaning defined above

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sandwich board

noun

English Language Learners Definition of sandwich board

: two signs that are worn on the front and back of a person's body and that are used especially for advertising something

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