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slang In broadcasting, a card or board that displays the text that someone is to recite; a cue card. I don't need one of those idiot cards, thank you very much—I have the whole thing memorized.
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n. a large card that shows people on television what to say. The floor director held up an idiot card so I could read out the telephone number.
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