cardboard, composition board(adj)
a stiff moderately thick paper
"cardboard caricatures of historical figures"
A wood-based material resembling heavy paper, used in the manufacture of boxes and signs.
Origin: card + board
a stiff compact pasteboard of various qualities, for making cards, etc., often having a polished surface
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.
The numerical value of cardboard in Chaldean Numerology is: 8
The numerical value of cardboard in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
It was mind-blowing, to see this little cardboard box and a phone, and to think this is what saved our daughter's life.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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Translations for cardboard
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- Pappe, KartonGerman
- cartulina, cartónSpanish
- kartonki, pahviFinnish
- cairt-bhòrdScottish Gaelic
- ստվարաթուղթ, կարտոնArmenian
- 板紙, 厚紙, 段ボールJapanese
- კარტონი, მუყაოGeorgian
- KartrongLuxembourgish, Letzeburgesch
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