Word:

Chess

Pronunciation: chĕs
n.1.A game played on a chessboard, by two persons, with two differently colored sets of men, sixteen in each set. Each player has a king, a queen, two bishops, two knights, two castles or rooks, and eight pawns.
1.(Bot.) A species of brome grass (Bromus secalinus) which is a troublesome weed in wheat fields, and is often erroneously regarded as degenerate or changed wheat; it bears a very slight resemblance to oats, and if reaped and ground up with wheat, so as to be used for food, is said to produce narcotic effects; - called also cheat and Willard's bromus.
Noun1.Chesschess - weedy annual native to Europe but widely distributed as a weed especially in wheat
2.chess - a game for two players who move their 16 pieces according to specific rules; the object is to checkmate the opponent's king
Synonyms: chess game
(games)chess - A two-player game with perfect information.

Usenet newsgroup: news:rec.games.chess.

See also Internet Chess Server.
To see or play chess in your dream, indicates that you need to carefully think through the situation before making a decision. The dream may also comment on how you have met your match in love or in business.Monopoly, Ping-Pong, Rugby, Scrabble, archery, association football, backgammon, badminton, bagatelle, ball, bandy, baseball, basketball, battledore and shuttlecock, beano, billiards, bingo, bowling, bowls, boxing, cat, catch, charades, checkers, climbing, crambo, cricket, croquet, curling, discus, dominoes, draughts, fencing, fishing, fives, football, ghost, gliding, go, golf, handball, hide-and-seek, hiking, hockey, hopscotch, horseshoes, hunting, hurdling, ice hockey, jacks, jackstones, jackstraws, keno, lacrosse, lawn tennis, leapfrog, lotto, luging, marbles, merels, motorcycling, mountaineering, mumble-the-peg, ninepins, pall-mall, pallone, pelota, polo, pool, post office, pushball, pyramids, quintain, quoits, racquets, riding, roller skating, rounders, rowing, sailing, sailplaning, sculling, shinny, shooting, shot-put, shuffleboard, skating, skeet, skeet shooting, ski-jumping, skiing, skin-diving, skittles, sledding, snooker, snorkel diving, snowmobiling, soccer, softball, sports, squash, stickball, surfing, table tennis, tennis, tenpins, tent pegging, tetherball, ticktacktoe, tiddlywinks, tilting, tipcat, tivoli, tobogganing, trapshooting, tug of war, volleyball, water polo, waterskiing, wrestling
Translate Chess to Spanish, Translate Chess to German, Translate Chess to French
Browse
Cherty
Cherub
Cherubic
Cherubim
Cherubin
Cherubini
Cherup
Chervil
Ches
Chesapeake Bay
Chesapeake Bay retriever
Chese
Cheshire cat
Cheshire cheese
Chesible
Cheslip
-- Chess --
chess club
chess game
chess master
chess match
chess move
chess piece
chess player
chess set
Chess-apple
Chessboard
Chessel
Chesses
Chessil
Chessman
Chessom
Chesstree
Definitions Index: # A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

About this site and copyright information - Online Dictionary Home