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1. board

noun. ['ˈbɔrd'] a committee having supervisory powers.

Synonyms

  • zoning board
  • advisory board
  • commission
  • board member
  • draft board
  • appeals board
  • Federal Reserve Board
  • governing board
  • director
  • board of directors
  • appeal board
  • committee
  • directorate
  • board of education
  • planning board
  • board of appeals
  • school board

Antonyms

  • unplug
  • detach
  • discharge
  • end

Etymology

  • bord (Middle English (1100-1500))

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Words that Rhyme with Board

  • unexplored
  • underscored
  • prerecord
  • untoward
  • mountford
  • montford
  • explored
  • restored
  • outscored
  • implored
  • deplored
  • axford
  • verwoerd
  • shavord
  • reward
  • revord
  • record
  • mccord
  • mainord
  • laborde
  • ignored
  • dubord
  • deborde
  • debord
  • beauford
  • alvord
  • abhorred
  • sward
  • stored
  • scored

How do you spell board? Is it baord ?

A common misspelling of board is baord

Example sentences of the word board


1. Noun, singular or mass
Lay the plastic sheet down on a flat hard surface, such as a cutting board or hardware table.

Quotes containing the word board


1. It's the game of life. Do I win or do I lose? One day they're gonna shut the game down. I gotta have as much fun and go around the board as many times as I can before it's my turn to leave.
- Tupac Shakur

2. Entrepreneurship is like a computer game in which you have to master every level before achieving success. Startups repeatedly stumble and have to go back to the drawing board. The best way to skip some levels and to increase the odds of survival is to learn from others who have already played the game.
- Vivek Wadhwa

3. The concept of commercialism in the fashion and art world is looked down upon. You know, just to think, 'What amount of creativity does it take to make something that masses of people like?' And, 'How does creativity apply across the board?'
- Kanye West

2. call-board

noun. a bulletin board backstage in a theater.

Synonyms

  • bulletin board

3. board

noun. ['ˈbɔrd'] a stout length of sawn timber; made in a wide variety of sizes and used for many purposes.

Synonyms

  • strake
  • chipboard
  • skid
  • matchboard
  • hardboard
  • wale
  • plank
  • deal
  • knot
  • timber
  • knothole

Antonyms

  • leave office
  • drop out
  • repel
  • unhitch

Etymology

  • bord (Middle English (1100-1500))

4. board

noun. ['ˈbɔrd'] a flat piece of material designed for a special purpose.

Synonyms

  • work-board
  • pallet
  • breadboard
  • hawk
  • mortarboard
  • aquaplane
  • ironing board
  • wallboard
  • bulletin board
  • planchette
  • floor board
  • trencher
  • drainboard
  • sheet
  • bread board
  • workboard
  • draining board
  • surfboard
  • notice board
  • drafting board
  • flat solid
  • palette
  • dry wall
  • springboard
  • kneeler
  • snowboard
  • chopping board
  • skateboard
  • sideboard
  • drawing board
  • scoreboard
  • wake board
  • floorboard
  • drywall
  • wakeboard

Antonyms

  • natural object
  • uncover
  • finish
  • nonmember

Etymology

  • bord (Middle English (1100-1500))

5. board

verb. ['ˈbɔrd'] get on board of (trains, buses, ships, aircraft, etc.).

Synonyms

  • get on
  • go into
  • come in
  • enter
  • go in
  • move into
  • catch
  • embark
  • get into
  • entrain
  • ship

Antonyms

  • get off
  • disembark
  • block
  • recall

Etymology

  • bord (Middle English (1100-1500))

6. board

verb. ['ˈbɔrd'] live and take one's meals at or in.

Synonyms

  • populate
  • inhabit
  • room
  • dwell

Antonyms

  • demand
  • deny
  • withdraw
  • borrow

Etymology

  • bord (Middle English (1100-1500))

7. board

noun. ['ˈbɔrd'] a flat portable surface (usually rectangular) designed for board games.

Synonyms

  • go board
  • backgammon board
  • monopoly board
  • checkerboard
  • cribbage board
  • punchboard
  • dartboard
  • checker board
  • Ouija board
  • dart board
  • gameboard
  • pegboard
  • Ouija

Antonyms

  • inside
  • descend
  • disappear
  • overhead

Etymology

  • bord (Middle English (1100-1500))

8. board

noun. ['ˈbɔrd'] a table at which meals are served.

Synonyms

  • table
  • dining-room table
  • high table
  • triclinium
  • dining table
  • dinner table

Antonyms

  • untie
  • file out
  • undock
  • pop out

Etymology

  • bord (Middle English (1100-1500))

9. board

noun. ['ˈbɔrd'] a vertical surface on which information can be displayed to public view.

Synonyms

  • display board
  • video display
  • display panel
  • display

Antonyms

  • pull out
  • leave
  • regress
  • hop out

Etymology

  • bord (Middle English (1100-1500))

10. board

noun. ['ˈbɔrd'] electrical device consisting of a flat insulated surface that contains switches and dials and meters for controlling other electrical devices.

Synonyms

  • panel
  • idiot light
  • dashboard
  • fascia
  • instrument panel
  • control panel
  • control board

Antonyms

  • take
  • unravel
  • unknot
  • untwine

Etymology

  • bord (Middle English (1100-1500))
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