running board

noun

Definition of running board

:a footboard especially at the side of an automobile

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First Known Use of running board

1858


RUNNING BOARD Defined for English Language Learners

running board

noun

Definition of running board for English Language Learners

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


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