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board
  1. A relatively long, wide and thin piece of any material, usually wood or similar, often for use in construction or furniture-making.
  2. A device (e.g., switchboard) containing electrical switches and other controls and designed to control lights, sound, telephone connections, etc.
  3. A flat surface with markings for playing a board game.
  4. Short for blackboard, whiteboard, chessboard, surfboard, message board (on the Internet), etc.
  5. A committee that manages the business of an organization, e.g., a board of directors.
  6. (uncountable) Regular meals or the amount paid for them in a place of lodging.
  7. (nautical) The side of a ship.
  8. (nautical) The distance a sailing vessel runs between tacks when working to windward.
  9. (ice hockey) The wall that surrounds an ice hockey rink, often in plural.
  10. (archaic) A long, narrow table, like that used in a medieval dining hall.
  11. Paper made thick and stiff like a board, for book covers, etc.; pasteboard.
  12. (video game) A level or stage having a particular layout.
  13. (duplicate bridge) A container for holding pre-dealt cards that is used to allow multiple sets of players to play the same cards.
  14. Synonyms:
    1. food, committee, meals, provisions, sustenance, panel, council, nourishment, plank, eats, directors, directorate, refreshments, table, panel, keep, grub, fare, slat, trustees, timber, edibles, gild, institution, council, menu, nosh, consortium, order, management, lath, institute, congress, association, bread, ministry, sodality, organization, guild, beam, victuals, advisers, congress, foodstuffs, league, society, fellowship, brotherhood, fraternity, leaders
boardsman
  1. (dated) A member (especially male) of a board (governing body).
  2. A surfer.
  3. A record producer; one who works a mixing board.
  4. (dated) A high diver.
  5. (basketball) A basketball player who specialises in rebounds.
  6. (nautical) A sailor on a smack whose job is to bait and shoot the lines
  7. (nautical) One who rides on the boards of a log canoe in order to balance it.
  8. (dated) One who wears a sandwich board.
  9. A chess player.
  10. (dated) A player of draughts/checkers
  11. One who assembles the frames of a ship.
  12. (archaic) One who prepares wigs or artificial hair.
boarder
  1. A pupil who lives at school during term time.
  2. Someone who pays for meals and lodging in a house rather than a hotel.
  3. One who boards a vehicle.
  4. (nautical) A sailor attacking an enemy ship by boarding her, or one repelling such attempts by an enemy.
  5. Someone who takes part in a boardsport, such as surfing or snowboarding.
  6. Synonyms:
    1. roomer, tenant, lessee, renter, lodger, occupant, occupier, guest, diner, resident, visitor, patron, paying guest
boarding
boardmanship
  1. The attributes of service exhibited by an individual who serves on a board, including (or in particular) ethical principles/concepts/ideas.
  2. The collective attributes characterizing a board’s performance.
  3. The collective traits emerging as a result of a board’s interpersonal interactions in the performance of their assigned responsibilities.
boards
  1. (informal, with "the") A stage (as in a theater).
  2. Structure around a rink for ice hockey.
  3. (publishing, informal) A hardcover binding on a book.
  4. Synonyms:
    1. scaffolding, framework, scaffold, shell, skeleton, stage, support, arena, dais, frame, platform, set, setting, lscenery, stage set
boardroom
  1. the room where a group of people (especially the board of a company or organization) conducts its meetings
  2. (figuratively) corporations or corporate management considered as a section of society
  3. Synonyms:
    1. conference room, meeting room
boards
boardsport
  1. Any sport based on riding a board, such as surfing or snowboarding.
board
boardmanships
  1. plural of boardmanship
boardsports
  1. plural of boardsport
boardsmen
  1. plural of boardsman
boardrooms
  1. plural of boardroom
  2. Synonyms:
    1. meeting rooms
boardings
boarders
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