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招牌
Simplified 招牌
Traditional 招牌
Related words 金字招牌 小招牌 招牌柱 
Pin Yin
zhao1 pai5
English
  • signboard
Examples:
1. <医师、律师> 挂出招牌开业
Hang out [up] one's shingle
2. 我觉得这一带的大楼和招牌一样美观。
I think the buildings around here are as fascinating as the signs.
3. 这是一家不显眼的商店,招牌上笼统地称作服装店。
It was an unassuming shop, registered under the vague name of Drapery.
4. 把店的招牌卖了((即把店面让渡他人))
Sell the goodwill of a shop
5. 该城市通过了限制广告招牌大小的条例,但是一九九二年以前竖立的招牌不在此限。
The city passed an ordinance restricting the size of advertising signs, but grandfathered all those signs erected before 1992.
6. 以前我们的招牌就挂在那儿。
There's where our sign hung once.
7. 他们把招牌贴在墙上。
They plastered signs on the wall.
8. 他们这所谓的委员会只是一块空招牌
This so-called committee is nothing more than a figure-head.
9. 在墙上钉一个招牌
To nail a sign on the wall
10. 他挂出了祖父的行医招牌,等机会来敲门。
`He hung out his grandfather's shingle, and waited for opportunity to knock.