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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A flat piece of wood or other material used for some special purpose, such as for playing games or writing on with chalk. Meals served daily to guests for pay.

Usage examples (43)
  • After finding a place to stay with room and board, I sat down to enjoy my favorite board game: chess.
  • He got out the board and set up the pieces
  • The board has seven members
  • A feast was spread upon the board for more
Tutoring comment
  • She was completely "bored" (past tense of bore) with the "board" (prepaid meals) at her school.
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