sandwich board

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noun
  1. two connected posters or signboards that hang in front of and behind a person and usually bear some advertisement, notice, exhortation, or the like.

Origin of sandwich board

First recorded in 1895–1900
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sandwich board

noun
  1. one of two connected boards, usually bearing advertisements, that are hung over the shoulders in front of and behind a person
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