- a temporary wooden fence around a site of building construction or repair
- a billboard
Origin of hoarding; from obsolete hoard, hoarding ; from Old French hourde ; from Frankish an unverified form hurda, enclosure, pen: for Indo-European base see hurdle
- A temporary wooden fence around a building or structure under construction or repair.
- Chiefly British A billboard.
Origin of hoardingObsolete hoard, hourd, from French dialectal hourd, fence, scaffold, hurdle, from Old French, of Germanic origin.
From Old French hourd, hourt (“barrier, palisade”)
- Present participle of hoard.