how to pronounce chessboard


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The above transcription of chessboard is a detailed (narrow) transcription according to the rules of the International Phonetic Association. You can find a description of each symbol by clicking the phoneme buttons in the secction below.

chessboard is pronounced in two syllables

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

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meanings of chessboard


  1. A mathematical construction based on this pattern of squares.
  2. The square board used in the game of chess, subdivided into eight rows of eight squares each, the squares in each row and column being of alternating colours.

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