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check·ers

 (chĕk′ərz)
pl.n. (used with a sing. verb)
A game played on a checkerboard by two players, each using 12 pieces that can move diagonally, with the object being to capture and remove all of the opponent's pieces. A piece is captured after an opponent's piece moves over it to an open space.

checkers

(ˈtʃɛkəz)
n
(Chess & Draughts) (functioning as singular) US and Canadian a game for two players using a checkerboard and 12 checkers each. The object is to jump over and capture the opponent's pieces
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.checkers - a checkerboard game for two players who each have 12 piecescheckers - a checkerboard game for two players who each have 12 pieces; the object is to jump over and so capture the opponent's pieces
board game - a game played on a specially designed board
black - (board games) the darker pieces
chequer, checker - one of the flat round pieces used in playing the game of checkers
checker board, checkerboard - a board having 64 squares of two alternating colors
king - a checker that has been moved to the opponent's first row where it is promoted to a piece that is free to move either forward or backward
white - (board games) the lighter pieces
Translations
dáma
damspil
tammipeli
igra dame
チェッカー
체커
dama
damspel
หมากรุก
cờ đam

checkers

[ˈtʃekəz] NPL (US) → damas fpl

checkers

[ˈtʃɛkərz] n (US)jeu m de dames
to play checkers → jouer aux damescheck guarantee card n (US)carte f (d'identité) bancairecheck-in [ˈtʃɛkɪn] n (also check-in desk) (at airport)enregistrement mchecking account [ˈtʃɛkɪŋəkaʊnt] n (US)compte m courant

checkers

n (US) → Damespiel nt; to play checkersDame spielen

checkers

[ˈtʃɛkəz] npl (Am) → dama

chequers

(American) checkers (ˈtʃekəz) noun
1. singular the game of draughts.
2. plural the pieces used in this game.

checkers

داما dáma damspil Damespiel ντάμα damas tammipeli dames igra dame gioco della dama チェッカー 체커 damspel damspill warcaby jogo de damas шашки damspel หมากรุก dama oyunu cờ đam 国际跳棋
References in classic literature ?
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