What does cardboard mean?

Definitions for cardboard
ˈkɑrdˌbɔrd, -ˌboʊrdcard·board

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word cardboard.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. cardboard, composition board(adj)

    a stiff moderately thick paper

  2. cardboard, unlifelike(adj)

    without substance

    "cardboard caricatures of historical figures"

Wiktionary

  1. cardboard(Noun)

    A wood-based material resembling heavy paper, used in the manufacture of boxes and signs.

    Etymology: card + board

Webster Dictionary

  1. Cardboard(noun)

    a stiff compact pasteboard of various qualities, for making cards, etc., often having a polished surface

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  1. Alex
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    Daniel
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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of cardboard in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of cardboard in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of cardboard in a Sentence

  1. Karlee Daubeney:

    At first I was in a state of panic and I was looking for anything that could have opened the door, i was trying to write ‘ help ’ on pieces of cardboard to slide under the door. I think it was with ketchup or mayonnaise.

  2. Camden County Sheriff Kevin Jones:

    It's not uncommon to find black bears in the county, but to find bear cups in a cardboard box in your property, wrapped up in sweatshirts to keep them warm, yea, that's pretty strange.

  3. Fernando Gonzales:

    It took me four months to make this costume in my spare time, between the cardboard, the paint and the glue, it cost a fair bit, so I'm hoping to win the cosplay.

  4. Cassidy Lexcen:

    It was mind-blowing, to see this little cardboard box and a phone, and to think this is what saved our daughter's life.

  5. Megan Birchall:

    It feels like I'm forcing Megan Birchall to eat cardboard for the sake of it.

Images & Illustrations of cardboard

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