Noun Definition


1.Definition: a committee having supervisory powers

"The board has seven members"

Category: General

2.Definition: a flat piece of material designed for a special purpose

"He nailed boards across the windows"

Category: Objects

3.Definition: a flat portable surface (usually rectangular) designed for board games

"He got out the board and set up the pieces"

Related Noun(s):gameboard

Category: Objects

4.Definition: a printed circuit that can be inserted into expansion slots in a computer to increase the computer's capabilities

Related Noun(s):card

Category: Objects

5.Definition: a stout length of sawn timber; made in a wide variety of sizes and used for many purposes

Related Noun(s):plank

Category: General

6.Definition: a table at which meals are served

"He helped her clear the dining table", "A feast was spread upon the board"

Category: Objects

7.Definition: a vertical surface on which information can be displayed to public view

Category: Objects

8.Definition: electrical device consisting of a flat insulated surface that contains switches and dials and meters for controlling other electrical devices

"He checked the instrument panel", "Suddenly the board lit up like a Christmas tree"

Related Noun(s):panel

Category: Objects

9.Definition: food or meals in general

"She sets a fine table", "Room and board"

Related Noun(s):table

Category: General