how to pronounce checkers

/ˈtʃɛkɚz/

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checkers is pronounced in two syllables

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tʃɛkɚz

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An example use of checkers in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… everything fact checkers do transparency …”

meanings of checkers

noun:

  1. The playing pieces in the game of checkers.
  2. A game for two players played on a chessboard; the players have 12 pieces each, and the object is to capture all the opponent's pieces by jumping over them. Other European varieties have larger boards and more playing pieces.
  3. Plural of checker.

verb:

  1. Third-person singular simple present indicative form of checker.

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