broadside

Word of the Day

broadside

noun
broad·​side | \ ˈbrȯd-ˌsīd \
1a(1) a sizable sheet of paper printed on one side
(2) a sheet printed on one or both sides and folded
1b something (such as a ballad) printed on a broadside
2 archaic : the side of a ship above the waterline
3a all the guns on one side of a ship also : their simultaneous discharge
3b a volley of abuse or denunciation
4 a broad or unbroken surface

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These days when we print a broadside, it is more common to call it a poster.

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