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Synonyms of board in English:


  • 1 a wooden board
    plank, beam, panel, slat, batten, timber, lath
  • 2 the board of directors
  • 3 your room and board will be free
    food, meals, provisions, diet, table, bread, rations;
    keep, maintenance
    informal grub, nosh, eats, chow
  • verb

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  • 1 he boarded the aircraft
    get on, go aboard, enter, mount, ascend;
    embark, emplane, entrain;
    informal hop on
  • 2 a number of students boarded with them
    lodge, live, reside, be housed, room
    informal be put up
  • 3 they run a facility for boarding dogs
    keep, feed, cater to, billet
  • Phrases

    board something up/over

    shoreline residents are boarding up their windows
    cover up/over, close up, shut up, seal

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