from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A game of strategy, such as chess or backgammon, played by moving pieces on a board and sometimes involving dice.
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- n. Any of many games of strategy or chance played on a specially designed board; often involves two or more opponents moving pieces and using dice or cards.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a game played on a specially designed board
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What could I say when the present my grandparents reluctantly shoved under the Christmas tree was a board game titled Chutzpah?
Meanwhile the Boy Technonaut was standing by the board game and tiger closet.
Up on one of those mountaintops, locked in the board game and tiger closet of Vbngoom, Platter of Heaven, young Drgnan Pghlik crouched next to Nrrrgarha, monastery pet, waiting to be eaten.
“Well,” I said, exhaling slowly and trying to keep my hands from shaking, “we decided to create a board game about STDs called Crabble.”