sandwich man


: one who wears a sandwich board

Word History

First Known Use

1864, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of sandwich man was in 1864

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Cite this Entry

“Sandwich man.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 27 May. 2024.

Kids Definition

sandwich man

: one who advertises or pickets a place of business by wearing an advertising board in front and behind
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