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Board 1

Definition: A piece of timber sawed thin, and of considerable length and breadth as compared with the thickness, used for building, etc.

Board 2

Definition: A table to put food upon.

Board 3

Definition: A table at which a council or court is held. Hence: A council, convened for business, or any authorized assembly or meeting, public or private; a number of persons appointed or elected to sit in council for the management or direction of some public or private business or trust; as, the Board of Admiralty; a board of trade; a board of directors, trustees, commissioners, etc.

Board 4

Definition: A square or oblong piece of thin wood or other material used for some special purpose, as, a molding board; a board or surface painted or arranged for a game; as, a chessboard; a backgammon board.

Board 5

Definition: Paper made thick and stiff like a board, for book covers, etc.; pasteboard; as, to bind a book in boards.

Board 6

Definition: The stage in a theater; as, to go upon the boards, to enter upon the theatrical profession.

Board 7

Definition: The border or side of anything.

Board 8

Definition: The side of a ship.

Board 9

Definition: The stretch which a ship makes in one tack.

Board 10

Definition: To cover with boards or boarding; as, to board a house.

Board 11

Definition: To go on board of, or enter, as a ship, whether in a hostile or a friendly way.

Board 12

Definition: To enter, as a railway car.

Board 13

Definition: To furnish with regular meals, or with meals and lodgings, for compensation; to supply with daily meals.

Board 14

Definition: To obtain meals, or meals and lodgings, statedly for compensation; as, he boards at the hotel.

Board 15

Definition: To approach; to accost; to address; hence, to woo.

board 16

Definition: a flat piece of material designed for a special purpose; "he nailed boards across the windows"

board 17

Definition: a flat portable surface (usually rectangular) designed for board games; "he got out the board and set up the pieces"

board 18

Definition: a printed circuit that can be inserted into expansion slots in a computer to increase the computer''s capabilities

board 19

Definition: electrical device consisting of an insulated panel containing switches and dials and meters for controlling other electrical devices; "he checked the instrument panel"; "suddenly the board lit up like a Christmas tree"

board 20

Definition: a table at which meals are served; "he helped her clear the dining table"; "a feast was spread upon the board"

board 21

Definition: a board on which information can be displayed to public view

board 22

Definition: food or meals in general; "she sets a fine table"; "room and board"

board 23

Definition: a committee having supervisory powers; "the board has seven members"

board 24

Definition: a stout length of sawn timber; made in a wide variety of sizes and used for many purposes

board 25

Definition: provide food and lodging (for); "The old lady is boarding three men"

board 26

Definition: lodge and take meals (at)

board 27

Definition: get on board of (trains, buses, ships, aircraft, etc.)

board 28

Definition: live and take one''s meals at or in; "she rooms in an old boarding house"


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