Meaning of “stop sign” in the English Dictionary

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"stop sign" in British English

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stop signnoun [ C ]

uk /ˈstɒp ˌsaɪn/ us /ˈstɑːp ˌsaɪn/

a sign on the road that tells drivers of vehicles to stop and not to continue until it is safe

(Definition of “stop sign” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"stop sign" in American English

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stop signnoun [ C ]

us /ˈstɑp ˌsɑɪn/

a red, eight-sided sign at the side of a road that signals drivers to stop before continuing

(Definition of “stop sign” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)