Definition of chessboard in English:
A square board divided into sixty-four alternating dark and light squares, used for playing chess or checkers.
- The playground is now a more pleasant and interesting place for the children with grid games, such as hopscotch, jigsaws, target games and three chessboards with draught pieces.
- The stereotypical embodiment of such games is the classic chessboard, in all its variations.
- Also, it's the number of squares on the chessboard.
Definition of chessboard in:
- British & World English dictionary
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