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Card Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

Definitions from Wordnet 2.0


  • one of a set of small pieces of stiff paper marked in various ways and used for playing games or for telling fortunes; "he collected cards and traded them with the other boys"
  • a printed circuit that can be inserted into expansion slots in a computer to increase the computer''s capabilities
  • a card certifying the identity of the bearer; "he had to show his card to get in"
  • (baseball) a list of batters in the order in which they will bat; "the managers presented their cards to the umpire at home plate"
  • a list of dishes available at a restaurant; "the menu was in French"
  • (golf) a record of scores (as in golf); "you have to turn in your card to get a handicap"
  • a rectangular piece of stiff paper used to send messages (may have printed greetings or pictures); "they sent us a card from Miami"
  • a printed or written greeting that is left to indicate that you have visited
  • a sign posted in a public place as an advertisement; "a poster advertised the coming attractions"
  • a witty amusing person who makes jokes
  • thin cardboard, usually rectangular
  • ask someone for identification to determine whether he or she is old enough to consume liquor; "I was carded when I tried to buy a beer!"
  • separate the fibers of; "tease wool"

Definitions from Wiktionary


  • one of a set of small pieces of stiff paper marked in various ways and used for playing games or for telling fortunes; "he collected cards and traded them with the other boys" ,
  • a card certifying the identity of the bearer; "he had to show his card to get in" ,
  • a rectangular piece of stiff paper used to send messages (may have printed greetings or pictures); "they sent us a card from Miami" ,
  • thin cardboard, usually rectangular ,
  • a witty amusing person who makes jokes ,
  • a sign posted in a public place as an advertisement; "a poster advertised the coming attractions" ,
  • a printed or written greeting that is left to indicate that you have visited ,
  • (golf) a record of scores (as in golf); "you have to turn in your card to get a handicap" ,
  • a list of dishes available at a restaurant; "the menu was in French" , 10. (baseball) a list of batters in the order in which they will bat; "the managers presented their cards to the umpire at home plate" , 1
  • a printed circuit that can be inserted into expansion slots in a computer to increase the computer's capabilities

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Card Meaning and Definition in Wikipedia


A card is a small, flat paper or plastic object with text or images on it.

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'Card' example sentence in quotations


* I always tell people that I became a writer not because I went to school but because my mother took me to the library. I wanted to become a writer so I could see my name in the card catalog. - Sandra Cisneros

* Procrastination is like a credit card it's a lot of fun until you get the bill. - Christopher Parker


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Card Sample Sentences in News


  • CPI Card Group Achieves Center of Excellence from the Smart Card Alliance for Second Consecutive Year
    CPI Card Group, a global leader in financial and EMV chip card production and related services, announced today that the company received the Center of Excellence award for the sec Read more on this news related to 'Card'
  • Paying for the Holidays with Credit Card Rewards
    Credit card points can help drive down the cost of holiday gifts and other expenses. Read more on this news related to 'Card'
  • What Happens When You Miss a Credit Card Payment?
    A late credit card payment can result in higher interest rates, penalty fees and more. Or, if it's isolated, it may have no effect if you act quickly. Read more on this news related to 'Card'

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