Checkerboard (noun)

  1. A board with 64 squares arranged in an 8x8 grid, used for playing games like chess and checkers.
  2. A pattern of alternating squares of two different colors, typically black and white.


From checker ("a chessman") + board ("a board used in game.s")


  1. He set up the checkerboard and challenged his friend to a game.
  2. The checkerboard pattern on the floor was confusing to the visitors.
  3. The dress had a checkerboard pattern on it.
  4. The checkerboard was a standard chess board.
  5. The checkerboard was a popular game board in the past.
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