a flat surface or board, usually outdoors, on which large advertisements or notices are posted.
to place, advertise, proclaim, etc., on or as if on a billboard: The movie was billboarded as the year's biggest hit.
How to use billboard in a sentence
Joe and the record label were behind him all the way: look at the full-page ad in billboard the previous week.How Martin Luther King Jr. Influenced Sam Cooke’s ‘A Change Is Gonna Come’ | Peter Guralnick | December 28, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
It was creative thinking like this that helped it debut at number one on billboard Top Heatseekers Chart.OK Go Is Helping Redefine the Music Video For the Internet Age | Lauren Schwartzberg | December 15, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
Then just 8-years-old he saw writing on a deli billboard that was in Hebrew.Out of the Birdcage: How Mike Nichols Made Gay Culture Mainstream | Kevin Fallon | November 20, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
billboard and Entertainment Weekly similarly praised it upon the anniversary.When the Religious Right Attacked ‘The Little Mermaid’ | Asawin Suebsaeng | November 20, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
But Swift is only in her second week of 1989 and already moved a million units, according to billboard.Taylor Swift Dumps Spotify, Igniting Turf War Between Spotify and Apple | Dale Eisinger | November 4, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
Some distance ahead stretched a long, smooth, sandy beach, on which was a huge billboard with the words "Perry's Slope."The Cruise of the Noah's Ark | David Cory
A large billboard, blown flat, was the first sign that they were approaching Tippewa.Betty Gordon in the Land of Oil | Alice B. Emerson
The craft was moored to the supports of the billboard, on one side, and to a heavy wagon on the other.
Ferral, finding everything quiet in the alley, strolled around by the end of the billboard.
While Carl was getting up, he saw Brady disappearing around one end of the billboard.
British Dictionary definitions for billboard (1 of 2)
another name for hoarding
British Dictionary definitions for billboard (2 of 2)
a fitting at the bow of a vessel for securing an anchor
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