Definition of major piece in English:
A rook or queen.
- In the game White plays an overly direct plan of attack, misplacing all his major pieces on the kingside.
- So the lessons are clear; beware of doubled pawns when major pieces have been exchanged, and beware of exchanging major pieces when you are the one with the doubled pawns.
- First of all, the presence of more major pieces on the board favors the minor piece.
Definition of major piece in:
- British & World English dictionary
What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?
Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.
Most popular in the US
Most popular in the UK
Most popular in Canada
Most popular in Australia
Most popular in Spain
Most popular in Malaysia
Most popular in India
Most popular in Pakistan