Keywords: board game, game, chess, draughts, checkers

Sign Definition

As a Noun

  1. A game such as chess, draughts, or snakes and ladders, which people play by moving small objects around on a board. English = board game.
  2. A game for two people, played on a chess board. Each player has 16 pieces, including a king. The aim is to move your pieces so that your opponent's king cannot escape being taken. English = chess.
  3. A game for two people, played with round pieces on a board. English = draughts. American English = checkers.

As a Verb or Adjective

  1. In a board game, to move pieces around on a board.