Definition of queen's pawn in English:

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queen's pawn


The pawn occupying the square immediately in front of each player’s queen at the start of a game.
Example sentences
  • The author splits the games into three chapters, dealing with kingside attacks, queen's pawn openings, and other concepts.
  • I used the Queen's Pawn Opening in the last match I played during a local tournament, and my opponent (who is not a bad player) immediately showed signs of anxiety.
  • The program teaches you how play specific kinds of positions (when you or your opponent has an isolated queen's pawn for example), by mostly tactical means.

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