noun. sheet of slate; for writing with chalk.
- board (English)
- bord (Middle English (1100-1500))
- chalk (English)
- cealc (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
Example sentences of the word chalkboard
1. Noun, singular or mass
Before you use the chalkboard, rub the flat end of a piece of chalk all over the surface, and then wipe off the residue with a dry tissue or cloth.
Turn an old picture frame into a new item for your home with chalkboard paint.
3. Verb, past tense
Apply chalkboard paint to the glass with a paintbrush.
Most home improvement stores or paint stores sell chalkboard paint.