Definition of kingside in English:

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kingside

Pronunciation: /ˈkiNGˌsīd/

noun

Chess
The half of the board on which both kings stand at the start of a game (the right-hand side for White, left for Black).
Example sentences
  • It would really be wonderful if White could get the Bishop working against the Black kingside the whole game through.
  • Black's plan is obviously to advance his kingside pawns, but he must do this carefully lest he weakens his king.
  • Bareev's king was chased from the queenside back to the kingside, when he resigned after 47 moves.

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Syllabification: king·side

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