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ˈbɪlˌbɔrd, -ˌboʊrdBill·board

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. billboard, hoardingnoun

    large outdoor signboard

Wiktionary

  1. billboardnoun

    A very large advertisement along the side of a highway.

  2. billboardnoun

    A flat surface, such as a panel or fence, on which bills are posted; a bulletin board.

  3. billboardnoun

    A sprite that always faces the screen, no matter which direction it's looked at from.

Wikipedia

  1. Billboard

    A billboard (also called a hoarding in the UK and many other parts of the world) is a large outdoor advertising structure (a billing board), typically found in high-traffic areas such as alongside busy roads. Billboards present large advertisements to passing pedestrians and drivers. Typically showing witty slogans and distinctive visuals, billboards are highly visible in the top designated market areas. The largest ordinary-sized billboards are located primarily on major highways, expressways or principal arterials, and command high-density consumer exposure (mostly to vehicular traffic). These afford greatest visibility due not only to their size, but because they allow creative "customizing" through extensions and embellishments. Posters are the other common form of billboard advertising, located mostly along primary and secondary arterial roads. Posters are a smaller format and are viewed principally by residents and commuter traffic, with some pedestrian exposure.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Billboardnoun

    a piece of thick plank, armed with iron plates, and fixed on the bow or fore channels of a vessel, for the bill or fluke of the anchor to rest on

  2. Billboardnoun

    a flat surface, as of a panel or of a fence, on which bills are posted; a bulletin board

Freebase

  1. Billboard

    Billboard is an international news magazine devoted to music and the music industry, and is one of the oldest trade magazines in the world. It maintains several internationally recognized music charts that track the most popular songs and albums in various categories on a weekly basis. The two most notable charts are the Billboard Hot 100, which ranks the top 100 songs regardless of genre and is based on digital sales, radio airplay, and internet streaming data; and the Billboard 200, the corresponding chart for album sales.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Billboard in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Billboard in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of Billboard in a Sentence

  1. James Garvin:

    You would have to engineer this problem carefully, how would you illuminate the moon as a billboard without landing there?

  2. Jonas Larsen:

    On one hand, to be able to put Jerry Seinfeld or Chris Rock on a billboard and a bus and have the Netflix logo next to it, it drives subscribers so it makes sense, it's almost like marketing dollars that Chris Rock're paying for content because it's marketing Chris Rock brand. So maybe it makes sense for Chris Rock to spend that kind of money to get the press.

  3. Chris Ferry:

    I called my brother( Michael) and said,' What if we put dad's picture right on the billboard and say wish him a happy birthday ?' The prankster in me came out, my brother said he loved it -- he was dying laughing.

  4. Evan Saitta:

    Males typically invest more into their ornamentation than do females, so the larger wide plates were likely from males, the broad, thin structure of the plates and their positioning on the back of the animal suggests that they were used in sexual display, analogous to the tail of a peacock. The broad, wide plates likely made a continuous display surface along the animal's back to attract mates, like a billboard.

  5. Michelle Rinker:

    I love the billboard, we're conservative and there's a lot of corruption that's happened in this country and I don't think it's threatening.

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