Definitions For Board


  • A flat piece of material designed for a special purpose
  • A flat portable surface (usually rectangular) designed for board games
  • A printed circuit that can be inserted into expansion slots in a computer to increase the computer's capabilities
  • Electrical device consisting of a flat insulated surface that contains switches and dials and meters for controlling other electrical devices
  • A table at which meals are served
  • A vertical surface on which information can be displayed to public view
  • Food or meals in general
  • A committee having supervisory powers
  • A stout length of sawn timber; made in a wide variety of sizes and used for many purposes
  • A long, thin, flat piece of wood
  • A flat piece of material (such as wood or cardboard) that is used for a special purpose
  • A large, smooth surface for writing on


  • Provide food and lodging (for)
  • Lodge and take meals (at)
  • Get on board of (trains, buses, ships, aircraft, etc.)
  • Live and take one's meals at or in
  • To get into or onto (an airplane, a bus, a train, etc.)
  • To put or allow (someone) into or onto an airplane, a bus, a train, etc.
  • To cover or close (something) with pieces of wood

Is Board a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Board is worth 8 points in Scrabble and 9 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Board in a Sentence

  • They nailed some boards over the broken window.
  • They covered the board in fabric and pinned some photographs to it.
  • The board that is used to play games like chess and checkers
  • You must have a ticket in order to board the train.
  • The pirates tried to board the ship, but we fought them off.
  • We're supposed to board at 10:15.

Synonyms for Board

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