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boards

noun
plural of board

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(Entry 1 of 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

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boards

verb
present tense third-person singular of board

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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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“Boards.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/boards. Accessed 22 Sep. 2021.

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