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 boardadjective

    a stiff moderately thick paper

  2. cardboard, unlifelikeadjective

    without substance

    "cardboard caricatures of historical figures"

Wiktionary

  1. cardboardnoun

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

  2. Etymology: card + board

Webster Dictionary

  1. Cardboardnoun

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

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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. Jason Gates:

    Once we saw the bags of trash go inside the cardboard containers, we sent a notification to the people on site via text message, letting them know that they should remove it before the truck comes the next morning and telling them that putting trash in the recycling container is a form of contamination, which they should not do in the future.

  2. Jacob Torres:

    Just imagine having a fresh pepper to bite into after months of eating cardboard.

  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. Eric Gibson:

    What I would really like to happen is for them not to infringe upon my fathers freedom of expression and speech and allow him to bring in the lifesize cardboard cutout that takes up less service area than a garbage can, while we cannot discuss any specific individual, we strongly support the ability of all our patients to express their views, which includes bringing reasonably sized items into our dialysis centers that do not create safety or infection control issues, or interfere with caregivers on the treatment floor.

  5. Chief Executive Elon Musk:

    Also, this is not a natural forest — it was planted for use as cardboard.

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