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running board Syllabification: run·ning board
Pronunciation: /ˈrəniNG bô(ə)rd/

Definition of running board in English:


A footboard extending along the side of a vehicle, typically found on trucks, SUVs, and some early models of automobiles.
Example sentences
  • This is the era when the middle class had ‘staff’, cars had running-boards, there was still a Ladies' Gallery in Parliament, and gentlemen ‘quaffed their ale’ and belonged to the Frothblowers Club.
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