snakes and ladders

noun plural but usually singular in construction

Definition of snakes and ladders

: a board game in which pictures of snakes and ladders retard or facilitate the players' progress

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“Snakes and ladders.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/snakes%20and%20ladders. Accessed 31 Jul. 2021.

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