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sandwich board

noun
1.
two connected posters or signboards that hang in front of and behind a person and usually bear some advertisement, notice, exhortation, or the like.
Origin of sandwich board
1895-1900
1895-1900
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British Dictionary definitions for sandwich board

sandwich board

noun
1.
one of two connected boards, usually bearing advertisements, that are hung over the shoulders in front of and behind a person
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sandwich board

noun phrase

A board bearing advertising messages and worn one in front and one behind by a sandwich man (1864+)

The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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