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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR SIGNBOARD

Besides this he swore that the name James Kelly was on the signboard.

His name was not on the signboard, and the license was for another person.

Copernicus was, indeed, a man of forty when Holbein was painting this Signboard in 1516.

It was his horse pawing with cold and impatience behind the signboard.

This species of weather-vane which looked upon the pavement was the signboard.

That was what made Tom go into the inn, seeing his own name on the signboard.

It is a work of power, of art, while its moral is not flaunted as on a signboard.

The signboard of one Roger Giles easily bears away the bell.

Over the door of the inn a signboard creaked and flapped in the wind.

He does not give his inn the name because it has the signboard; it has the signboard because it has the name.

WORD ORIGIN

also sign-board, 1630s, from sign (n.) + board (n.1).

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR SIGNBOARD

billboard

nounsign
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.