A board consisting of a number of wooden slats joined together, placed so as to form a path over muddy ground or in a trench: he spread a tarpaulin over the duckboards
More example sentences
- As though in sympathy, the path becomes boggier, and it eventually deteriorates to such a point that Forest Enterprise have put down some wooden duckboards.
- A trail of wooden duckboards led from Alma Road to the body, so as not to disturb any evidence.
- A sump was dug in the bottom of each trench to accommodate water, and duckboards covered the sump.
Definition of duckboard in:
- The US English dictionary