Synonyms for (noun) board

Synonyms: board

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

Usage: he nailed boards across the windows

Similar words: sheet, flat solid

Definition: a flat artifact that is thin relative to its length and width


Synonyms: board, gameboard

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

Usage: he got out the board and set up the pieces

Similar words: surface

Definition: the outer boundary of an artifact or a material layer constituting or resembling such a boundary

Usage: there is a special cleaner for these surfaces; the cloth had a pattern of red dots on a white surface


Synonyms: plug-in, add-in, circuit board, circuit card, board, card

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

Similar words: printed circuit

Definition: computer circuit consisting of an electronic sub-assembly; copper conductors are laminated on an insulating board or card and circuit components are inserted into holes and dip soldered


Synonyms: control board, control panel, panel, instrument panel, board

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

Usage: he checked the instrument panel; suddenly the board lit up like a Christmas tree

Similar words: electrical device

Definition: a device that produces or is powered by electricity


Synonyms: dining table, board

Definition: a table at which meals are served

Usage: he helped her clear the dining table; a feast was spread upon the board

Similar words: table

Definition: a piece of furniture with tableware for a meal laid out on it

Usage: I reserved a table at my favorite restaurant


Synonyms: display board, display panel, board

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

Similar words: video display, display

Definition: an electronic device that represents information in visual form


Synonyms: board, table

Definition: food or meals in general

Usage: she sets a fine table; room and board

Similar words: fare

Definition: the food and drink that are regularly served or consumed


Synonyms: board

Definition: a committee having supervisory powers

Usage: the board has seven members

Similar words: commission, committee

Definition: a special group delegated to consider some matter

Usage: a committee is a group that keeps minutes and loses hours - Milton Berle


Synonyms: plank, board

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

Similar words: lumber, timber

Definition: the wood of trees cut and prepared for use as building material

Synonyms for (verb) board

Synonyms: board

Definition: provide food and lodging (for)

Usage: The old lady is boarding three men

Similar words: cater, supply, provide, ply

Definition: give what is desired or needed, especially support, food or sustenance

Usage: The hostess provided lunch for all the guests


Synonyms: board

Definition: lodge and take meals (at)

Similar words: habituate, use

Definition: take or consume (regularly or habitually)

Usage: She uses drugs rarely


Synonyms: board, get on

Definition: get on board of (trains, buses, ships, aircraft, etc.)

Similar words: move into, get in, get into, go in, go into, enter, come in

Definition: to come or go into

Usage: the boat entered an area of shallow marshes


Synonyms: room, board

Definition: live and take one's meals at or in

Usage: she rooms in an old boarding house

Similar words: dwell, live, inhabit, populate

Definition: inhabit or live in; be an inhabitant of

Usage: People lived in Africa millions of years ago; The people inhabited the islands that are now deserted; this kind of fish dwells near the bottom of the ocean; deer are populating the woods