What does cardboard mean?

Definitions for cardboard
ˈkɑrdˌbɔrd, -ˌboʊrdcard·board

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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.

  2. Origin: card + board

Webster Dictionary

  1. Cardboard(noun)

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

Editors Contribution

  1. cardboard

    A type of paper based material and product created and designed in various colors, materials, shapes and sizes and used for a variety of purposes.

    Cardboard is created and sold for a variety of purposes e.g. card makers buy cardboard to make cards, and cereal box makers buy cardboard to make cereal boxes.

    Submitted by MC Harmonious on January 25, 2016  

How to pronounce cardboard ?

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How to say cardboard in sign language?

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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. 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.

  2. 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.

  3. James McGregor:

    Because of the lives they have led - of tainted food, dumplings with cardboard in them, honey that isn't honey, liquor that isn't liquor - they distrust everything.

  4. James McGregor:

    Because of the lives they have led – of tainted food, dumplings with cardboard in them, honey that isn't honey, liquor that isn't liquor – they distrust everything.

  5. 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.

Images & Illustrations of cardboard

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