Complete Definition of "checkers"

Image:Damiera.JPG|thumb|right|A game of checkers (draughts).
English

Noun
checkers

  1. (US, singular): A game for two players played on a chessboard; the players have 12 pieces each, and the object is to capture all the opponentâs pieces by jumping over them. Other European varieties have larger boards and more playing pieces.
  2. plural of|checker
  3. (US, plural): the playing pieces in the game of checkers.

Synonyms
draughts (UK)

Translations
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German: Dame n
Hebrew: ××ק×
Portuguese: damas f|p
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Romanian: t-|ro|dame f|p, t+|ro|table f|p
Russian: ÑаÑки|ÑаÌÑки (šáški) (plural only)
Slovene: dama f

Category:Board games

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