Definition of Boards

1. Noun. The stage of a theater. "Most actors love to stride the boards"

Generic synonyms: Theater Stage, Theatre Stage
Language type: Plural, Plural Form



2. Noun. The boarding that surrounds an ice hockey rink.
Generic synonyms: Boarding
Group relationships: Ice Hockey Rink, Ice-hockey Rink
Language type: Plural, Plural Form

Definition of Boards

1. Noun. (plural of board) ¹

2. Noun. (informal plurale tantum with "the") A stage (as in a theater). ¹

3. Noun. Structure around a rink for ice hockey. ¹

4. Noun. (context: publishing informal) A hardcover binding on a book. ¹

5. Noun. Examinations given for entry to college or to qualify for a profession. ¹

6. Verb. (third-person singular of board) ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Boards

1. board [v] - See also: board

Boards Pictures

Click the following link to bring up a new window with an automated collection of images related to the term: Boards Images

Lexicographical Neighbors of Boards

boarding school
boarding schools
boarding up
boardinghouse
boardinghouse reach
boardinghouses
boardings
boardless
boardlike
boardman
boardmanship
boardmanships
boardmen
boardroom
boardrooms
boards (current term)
boards of directors
boards up
boardsailing
boardsailings
boardsailor
boardsailors
boardshorts
boardslide
boardsport
boardwalk
boardwalks
boarfish
boarfishes
boarhide

Literary usage of Boards

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Bulletin by United States (1918)
"boards OF EDUCATION. boards of education are finally responsible for the conduct ... boards of education should not hesitate to a?k for adequate financial ..."

2. Annual Report by Illinois Farmers' Institute (1903)
"I am not going to talk long now but I wish to speak of teaching agriculture and also in relation to the organization of school boards. ..."

3. The Social Welfare Forum: Official Proceedings [of The] Annual Meeting by National Conference on Social Welfare, American Social Science Association (1883)
"We present a list of the State boards of Charities and of similar boards and commissions, ... There are at present in the United States ten State boards or ..."

Other Resources Relating to: Boards

Search for Boards on Dictionary.com!Search for Boards on Thesaurus.com!Search for Boards on Google!Search for Boards on Wikipedia!

Search