from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. One who boards, especially:
- n. One who pays a stipulated sum in return for regular meals or for meals and lodging.
- n. One who goes on board a vessel as part of an assault or military action: repel all boarders.
- n. Sports A person who skis.
- n. Sports One who rides a skateboard.
- n. Sports One who uses a snowboard.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A pupil who lives at school during term time.
- n. Someone who pays for meals and lodging in a house rather than a hotel.
- n. A sailor attacking an enemy ship by boarding her, or one repelling such attempts by an enemy.
- n. Someone who uses a snowboard
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. One who has food statedly at another's table, or meals and lodgings in his house, for pay, or compensation of any kind.
- n. One who boards a ship; one selected to board an enemy's ship.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. One who boards.
- n. plural On a man-of-war, the officers and men detailed to attack an enemy by boarding. They are armed with cutlases and pistols.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a tenant in someone's house
- n. a pupil who lives at school during term time
- n. someone who forces their way aboard ship
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The only government that can secure the boarder is the Federal government.
Well, if legalization came into being, would the cartel need to kill each other trying to gain boarder territorial rights?
Conjecture: Well, if legalization came into being, would the cartel need to kill each other trying to gain boarder territorial rights?
I heard they sell temp insurance at the boarder, is this correct? thanks
Edwards would most easily hold the Kerry states and be competative in Southern boarder states as well as Nevada, Colorado, and New Mexico.
True enough he often calls a boarder a paying-guest, but that is probably because even a lady may occasionally take one in.
The military believes the boarder is a pipeline for the insurgency in Iraq.
Obviously that was misjudged and if this is the case that Bin Laden was in the Tora Bora area and he slipped through the porous boarder, which is very easy to do in this mountainous terrain.
Honourable Charles, as she and Bessie to themselves always called their boarder, standing with his back to the little dresser at which Emily made her pastry, his arms crossed upon his chest.
Amy read the note, which informed the lady of the house that her boarder was a woman of questionable character, and that the man who was paying her bills was not her brother.