pegboard


pegboard
n. board with many holes for inserting pegs

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • pegboard — ☆ pegboard [peg′bôrd΄] n. [< Peg Board, former trademark ] boardlike material, or a piece of this, perforated with rows of holes, for arranging pegs or hooks to hold displays, tools, etc …   English World dictionary

  • pegboard — UK [ˈpeɡˌbɔː(r)d] / US [ˈpeɡbɔrd] noun Word forms pegboard : singular pegboard plural pegboards 1) [countable] a small board with holes in it where you put pegs for recording a player s score in some games 2) [countable/uncountable] a large thin… …   English dictionary

  • pegboard — /peg bawrd , bohrd /, n. a board having holes into which pegs are placed in specific patterns, used for playing or scoring certain games. [1895 1900; PEG + BOARD] * * * …   Universalium

  • pegboard — noun a) A board that has a pattern of holes into which pegs are fitted; used especially to record the score in some card games b) A perforated form of hardboard …   Wiktionary

  • pegboard — peg|board peg board [ˈpegbo:d US bo:rd] n [U and C] thin board with holes in it, into which you can put pegs or hooks to hang things on …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • pegboard — peg|board [ pegbɔrd ] noun 1. ) count or uncount a large thin board that is attached to a wall and that has holes in it for pegs or hooks on which you hang things, such as pans or tools 2. ) count a small board with holes in it where you put pegs …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • pegboard — noun a board having a regular pattern of small holes for pegs, used chiefly for games or the display of information …   English new terms dictionary

  • pegboard — noun 1 (C) a small piece of board with holes in it, used to record the players points in some games, especially card games 2 (U) thin board with holes in it, into which you can put pegs or hooks to hang things on …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • pegboard — peg•board [[t]ˈpɛgˌbɔrd, ˌboʊrd[/t]] n. a board with holes into which pegs are placed in patterns, as for playing or scoring certain games …   From formal English to slang

  • pegboard — /ˈpɛgbɔd/ (say pegbawd) noun a composition board with holes for inserting pegs, hooks, etc …   Australian English dictionary


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