This first placarding of one's name is a peculiar and mixed sensation.
There was now nothing but placarding and counter-placarding.
Not an opinion of her own, but a placarding of authorized figures for consideration.
After this date the expenses did not reach 20,000 francs a week, the expenses of placarding included.
The system of appealing to the people by placarding the walls has been very far developed in China.
Order hereby given for the printing and placarding of this sentence, in such places as shall be judged fit.
late 15c., "formal document authenticated by an affixed seal," from Middle French placquard "official document with a large, flat seal," also "plate of armor," from Old French plaquier "to lay on, cover up, plaster over," from Middle Dutch placken "to patch (a garment), to plaster," related to Middle High German placke "patch, stain," German Placken "spot, patch." Meaning "poster" first recorded 1550s in English; this sense is in Middle French from 15c.