chequer

3 definitions found

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Checker \Check"er\, noun [OF. eschequier. See {Checker}, verb (used with an object)]

1. A piece in the game of draughts or checkers.

2. A pattern in checks; a single check.

3. Checkerwork.

Note: This word is also written {chequer}.

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Chequer \Cheq"uer\ (ch[e^]k"[~e]r), noun & v. Same as {Checker}.

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:

chequer

noun

1: one of the flat round pieces used in playing the game of checkers [syn: {checker}, {chequer}]

verb

1: mark into squares or draw squares on; draw crossed lines on [syn: {check}, {checker}, {chequer}]

2: variegate with different colors, shades, or patterns [syn: {checker}, {chequer}]


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