A committee having supervisory powers.
Roget 966: tribunal, court, board, bench, judicatory†; court of justice, court of law, court of arbitration, administrative court; inquisition; guild. justice seat; judgment seat, mercy seat; ... show more
Roget 799a: stock market, stock exchange, securities exchange; bourse, board; the big board, the New York Stock Exchange; the market, the open market; over-the-counter market; privately traded issues. commodities exchange, futures exchange, ... show more
Dutch: beheerraad, bestuur, board, directie, raad, raadscollege
A stout length of sawn timber; made in a wide variety of sizes and used for many purposes.
Dutch: board, houtboard, houtvezelplaat, plank
A flat piece of material designed for a special purpose.
Food or meals in general:
— Room and board.
A vertical surface on which information can be displayed to public view.
Dutch: beeldscherm, display, scherm
A table at which meals are served:
— A feast was spread upon the board.
synonym: dining table.
Electrical device consisting of a flat insulated surface that contains switches and dials and meters for controlling other electrical devices:
— Suddenly the board lit up like a Christmas tree.
Dutch: controlebord, bord, bedieningspaneel, dashboard, paneel, regeltafel, schakelbord, schakelpaneel, schakeltafel
Polish: panel sterowania
A printed circuit that can be inserted into expansion slots in a computer to increase the computer's capabilities.
A flat portable surface (usually rectangular) designed for board games:
— He got out the board and set up the pieces.
Get on board of (trains, buses, ships, aircraft, etc.).
synonym: get on.
Roget 716: attack, assault, assail; invade; set upon, fall upon; charge, impugn, break a lance with, enter the lists. assume the offensive, take the offensive; be the aggressor, become the aggressor; ... show more
Live and take one's meals at or in:
— She rooms in an old boarding house.
Lodge and take meals (at).
Provide food and lodging (for).
Moby thesaurus: American Stock Exchange, Amex, Areopagus, British Cabinet, C ration, K ration, L, R, Sanhedrin, US Cabinet, Wall Street, aboard, accommodate, accommodation, accommodations, acting area, advisers, advisory body, allotment, allowance ... show more.
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