A temporary wooden fence around a building or structure under construction or repair.
A temporary wooden fence around a site of building construction or repair.
(chiefly british) A billboard.
Origin of hoarding
- Obsolete hoard, hourd from French dialectal hourd fence, scaffold, hurdle from Old French of Germanic origin
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
- From Old French hourd, hourt (“barrier, palisade”)
- See hoard