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shovelboard

Saltos de línea: shovel|board
Pronunciación: /ˈʃʌv(ə)lbɔːd
 
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Definición de shovelboard en inglés:

sustantivo

[mass noun] British
A game played by pushing discs with the hand or with a long-handled shovel over a marked surface.
Oraciones de ejemplo
  • The game of shovelboard was played by two players (each provided with five coins) on a smooth heavy table.
  • Then we had chess for those who played it, whist, cribbage, books, backgammon, and shovelboard.
  • The day of the great ocean liners might be over thanks to cheap air travel, but many still yearn for games of shovelboard on the deck and dinner at the captain's table.

Origen

mid 16th century: alteration of obsolete shoveboard, from shove + board.

Palabras que riman con shovelboard

shuffleboard

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