checkerboard checkerboard  /ˈtʃɛ kər ˌbɔrd/

Definition(s):

  • (n) a board having 64 squares of two alternating colors

Usage(s):

  1. They stole a truck from a mineral-water bottling plant, hoisted the red-and-white checkerboard flag of Croatia, and drove 375 miles south.
  2. There is also a projector that beams down a checkerboard image, allowing a virtual game between friends in different homes.
  3. It unfurls completely into a bright pink, blue and yellow abstraction on one side and a black and white checkerboard on the other.

News

  1. CNBC's Checkerboard Programming for the Week of July 8th

    CNBC's Checkerboard Programming for the Week of July 8th
    on June 18, 2013     Source: CNBC

  2. CNBC's Checkerboard Programming for the Week of July 1st

    CNBC's Checkerboard Programming for the Week of July 1st
    on June 17, 2013     Source: CNBC

  3. Fort Morgan's giant chess board seeing more use

    Heat of more than 100 degrees earlier this week did not keep people from standing in the sun and moving giant chess pieces around on the black-and-white checkerboard painted on the concrete in front of Fort Morgan Library & Museum.
    on June 16, 2013     Source: The Fort Morgan Times

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Quotes

  1. "It's going to be interesting as this thing progresses," Meyer said of the running back rotation. "One of the great thrills of being a coach is being able to have some really good looking checkers to put on your checkerboard and we have some...
    on Aug 31, 2008 By: Urban Meyer Source: Gatorsports.com

  2. "They want to have a checkerboard, privatized health care in Canada across this country," said Dosanjh. "This must not be allowed."
    on Apr 14, 2005 By: Ujjal Dosanjh Source: CTV.ca

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