Definition of sandwich board in English:

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sandwich board

Pronunciation: /ˈsanˌ(d)wiCH bô(ə)rd/

noun

A pair of advertisement boards connected by straps by which they are hung over a person’s shoulders.
Example sentences
  • On Orcas Island, my wife and I noticed a sandwich board advertising half-day sea kayak expeditions, ‘No Experience Necessary.’
  • If I see you wearing a foam trucker hat, then you might as well be wearing a sandwich board advertising a cheap Chlamydia remedy, because I'm going to walk on by.
  • We dodged past a camel walking by with a sandwich board advertising Cut-Price Jeans on either side of his hump.

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Syllabification: sand·wich board

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