follow Dictionary.com

Denotation vs. Connotation

guideboard

[gahyd-bawrd, -bohrd] /ˈgaɪdˌbɔrd, -ˌboʊrd/
noun
1.
a large board or sign, usually mounted on a post, giving directions to travelers.
Origin of guideboard
1800-1810
1800-10; guide + board
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
Cite This Source
Examples from the Web for guideboard
Historical Examples
  • There was no guideboard, and he could not remember by which road he had come.

    Bound to Rise Horatio Alger

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for guideboard

Few English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for guideboard

0
0
Scrabble Words With Friends

Nearby words for guideboard