skirting board

noun

Definition of skirting board

British
: a narrow board along the bottom of a wall that covers the area where the wall meets the floor

Word by Word Definitions

skirting play
  1. : something that skirts: such as

  2. : border, edging

  3. : baseboard —called also skirting board

board play
  1. : border, edge

  2. : the side of a ship

  3. : a piece of sawed lumber of little thickness and a length greatly exceeding its width

  1. : to come up against or alongside (a ship) usually to attack

  2. : accost, address

  3. : to go aboard (such as a ship, train, airplane, or bus)


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