chess move

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Noun1.chess move - the act of moving a chess piecechess move - the act of moving a chess piece  
move - (game) a player's turn to take some action permitted by the rules of the game
castling, castle - interchanging the positions of the king and a rook
capture - the removal of an opponent's piece from the chess board
check - (chess) a direct attack on an opponent's king
checkmate, mate - a chess move constituting an inescapable and indefensible attack on the opponent's king
gambit - a chess move early in the game in which the player sacrifices minor pieces in order to obtain an advantageous position
chess game, chess - a board game for two players who move their 16 pieces according to specific rules; the object is to checkmate the opponent's king
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Perhaps it was another chess move by the Lebanese Forces, but the message was unmistakable: The party would side with Hezbollah and Berri to torpedo the 1960 law, regardless of whether this might lead to a constitutional vacuum, and regardless of whether it helps ensure that March 14 will not win a majority in the next Parliament.
Our next chess move was to get dropped off early the next afternoon, since the deer were still coming out at around 3 p.
This means that every chess move carries a certain amount of risk.
You need to be able to pull off that champion chess move while blood is pouring from your nose.
It's as though they wanted to beat business with its own methods in a single brilliant chess move in hopes of making a profit (payable in peanuts) afterward.
In a chess move making sense in a mental space means for a chess move that there is a reason of a set of reasons which justifies that move.