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1 a group of persons formally joined together for some common interest
  • a proposal that is likely to meet with strong opposition from the local board of undertakers

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2 a leg-mounted piece of furniture with a broad flat top designed for the serving of food
  • in preparation for the governor's visit, the taverner arranged an array of fancy dishes and silverware on the inn's finest board

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Synonyms & Antonyms of board (Entry 2 of 2)

1 to provide food or meals for
  • housed and boarded many foster children over the years

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2 to provide with living quarters or shelter
  • boarded the stray cat until a permanent home could be found

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The first known use of board was before the 12th century

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“Board.” Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 23 Feb. 2020.

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