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BOARD





Definition:

  1. [noun] a committee having supervisory powers; "the board has seven members"

  2. [noun] a flat piece of material designed for a special purpose; "he nailed boards across the windows"

  3. [noun] a stout length of sawn timber; made in a wide variety of sizes and used for many purposes
    Synonyms: plank

  4. [noun] a board on which information can be displayed to public view
    Synonyms: display panel, display

  5. [noun] a flat portable surface (usually rectangular) designed for board games; "he got out the board and set up the pieces"
    Synonyms: game

  6. [noun] food or meals in general; "she sets a fine table"; "room and board"
    Synonyms: table

  7. [noun] electrical device consisting of an insulated panel containing switches and dials and meters for controlling other electrical devices; "he checked the instrument panel"; "suddenly the board lit up like a Christmas tree"
    Synonyms: control panel, instrument panel, control panel

  8. [noun] a printed circuit that can be inserted into expansion slots in a computer to increase the computer's capabilities
    Synonyms: circuit circuit card, card

  9. [noun] a table at which meals are served; "he helped her clear the dining table"; "a feast was spread upon the board"
    Synonyms: dining table

  10. [verb] get on board of (trains, buses, ships, aircraft, etc.)
    Synonyms: get on

  11. [verb] live and take one's meals at or in; "she rooms in an old boarding house"
    Synonyms: room

  12. [verb] lodge and take meals (at)

  13. [verb] provide food and lodging (for); "The old lady is boarding three men"

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