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running board

noun

Simple Definition of running board

  • : a long, narrow board that is attached to the side of a vehicle to make it easier for people to get in and out

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of running board

  1. :  a footboard especially at the side of an automobile

Illustration of running board

1860

First Known Use of running board

1860


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