dartboard dartboard  /ˈdɑrt ˌbɔrd/

Definition(s):

  • (n) a circular board of wood or cork used as the target in the game of darts

Usage(s):

  1. The team considered other models--a dartboard with a perfect outcome as the bull's-eye, or a minefield, in which a mine represents death and a rock might be, say, nausea.
  2. To Manhattan's Doyle Dane Bernbach, which had been working on the Humphrey campaign since last May, the dartboard pitch had real impact.
  3. The whole thingfrom the choice of honorees to the song selection to the performersseemed to have been decided by a special Grammy dartboard.

News

  1. Sports Blitz: Why Joe Flacco's 'Top 100' ranking is surprising

    NFL Network has nearly finished unveiling its list of the top 100 players in the NFL for 2013, as voted by the players themselves. I try not to pay too much attention to it, because I have seen how seriously some players take the voting. I won’t elaborate, but let’s just say throwing darts at a dartboard might improve the process.        
    on June 21, 2013     Source: Baltimore Sun

  2. Why Joe Flacco's 'Top 100' ranking is surprising

    NFL Network has nearly finished unveiling its list of the top 100 players in the NFL for 2013, as voted by the players themselves. I try not to pay too much attention to it, because I have seen how seriously some players take the voting. I won’t elaborate, but let’s just say throwing darts at a dartboard might improve the process.        
    on June 21, 2013     Source: Baltimore Sun

Quotes

  1. "The new darts are coming on tremendously but I've put a lot of effort in, not just on the dartboard but off it too," said Taylor. "The other players knew I was struggling a little bit by making changes and they made the most of it, but now...
    on Mar 13, 2008 By: Phil Taylor Source: Worcester News

  2. "It's the craziest show on Earth," Cowell told The Sun. "Where else could you find a 73-year-old granny rapper, a woman with a bizarre relationship with her horse and a bald bloke who wears what looks like a dartboard on his chest? I've never...
    on Jun 2, 2007 By: Simon Cowell Source: Digital Spy

  3. "It's true I have complained about Mourinho, but there are a lot of things which drove me to that," Shevchenko told the site. "A few months ago I suddenly became his dartboard because he was having a spat with the president at the time. I'm...
    on Mar 9, 2007 By: Andriy Shevchenko Source: InTheNews.co.uk

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