Learn how to say Chessboard correctly in English with this tutorial pronunciation video.
Oxford dictionary definition of the word chessboard:
a square board divided into 64 squares of two alternating colours, used for playing chess or draughts
Example Sentences Including ‘chessboard’
“He considered the chessboard carefully and his hand hesitated briefly over the bishop.
Asimov, Isaac THE COMPLETE STORIES VOLUME 2
A chessboard is divided into 54 squares of alternating colours.3.
OTTAWA SUN (2003)
Did he have a value or was he just a number, another pawn on the Berlin chessboard to be moved around in patterns dictated by others?
Dobbs, Michael WALL GAMES
Does it have what it takes to be grandmaster of what Colin Powell has called the chessboard of the world’s most inflammable region?
GLOBE AND MAIL (2003)
Generals objected to the chessboard leaflet until POG explained that chess was invented in Central Asia.
TIMES, SUNDAY TIMES (2001)
On this vast chessboard , he would set out representatives from the latest army he had defeated.
Leasor, James TANK OF SERPENTS
TODAY sees the annual clash over the chessboard between the Universities of Oxford and Cambridge.
TIMES, SUNDAY TIMES (2002)
The Count frowned at a chessboard on the table, trying to work out whether he should advance a pawn or retract a bishop.
Bernard Cornwell THE GRAIL QUEST (3) HERETIC (2004)
This cool calculator behind the chessboard could well do for Indian women’s chess what Vishwanathan Anand did for the men.
INDIA TODAY (2000)