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Spanish translation of “board”

board

noun /boːd/
a strip of timber
tabla, plancha
The floorboards of the old house were rotten.
a flat piece of wood etc for a special purpose
tablón, tablero
noticeboard chessboard.
meals
pensión, comida
board and lodging.
an official group of persons administering an organization etc
consejo, junta
the board of directors.
boarder noun a person who temporarily lives, and takes his meals, in someone else’s house
huésped; interno
The family takes on boarders to earn some extra money.
board game noun an indoor game played on a board, often using pieces that are moved around it
Juego de Mesa
He enjoys playing board games such as chess.
boarding-house noun a house where people live and take meals as paying guests
pensión
Her parents run a boarding house.
boarding pass /ˈboːdiŋˌpaːs/ noun an official card that a passenger has to show before he/she is allowed to board a plane or ship
Tarjeta de Embarque
Nowadays you can print your boarding card out from the Internet.
boarding school noun a school which provides accommodation and food as well as instruction
internado
Both their children go to boarding school.
across the board adjective (etc) applying in all cases They were awarded wage increases across the board an across-the-board increase. go by the board to be abandoned
irse al traste, venirse abajo
All my plans went by the board when I lost my job.
(Definition of board from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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