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board

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of board

  1. 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 Synonyms of board association, brotherhood, chamber, club, college, congress, consortium, council, fellowship, fraternity, guild (also gild), institute, institution, league, order, organization, society, sodalityWords Related to board collective, commune, community, cooperative; alliance, bloc, camp, coalition, partnership; body, cadre, group; circle, clan, clique, coterie, junta, junto, klatch (also klatsch), lot, set; crew, outfit, party, squad, team; branch, chapter, local; faithful, fold, membership; sisterhood, sorority; cabal, camarilla, camorra, confederacy, conspiracy; band, gang, ring; cartel, combine, syndicate

  2. 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 Synonyms of board tableWords Related to board coffee table, refectory table, tea table; bar, counter; buffet, sideboard, side table; bed table, card table


board

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of board

  1. 1 to provide food or meals for housed and boarded many foster children over the years Synonyms of board feed, cater, provision, victualWords Related to board serve, wait; nourish, nurture, sustain; banquet, dine, feast, regale; mess; batten, fatten, fill; force-feed, overfeed, surfeit; underfeed; hand-feed, spoon-feed; refeed, reprovision

  2. 2 to provide with living quarters or shelter boarded the stray cat until a permanent home could be found Synonyms of board accommodate, bestow, billet, bivouac, house, bunk, camp, chamber, domicile, encamp, harbor, lodge, put up, quarter, roof, room, shelter, take inWords Related to board ensconce, home, roost, secure, shed, stable, tent; barrack; bed (down)Near Antonyms of board eject, evict


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