Checkerboard in a sentence

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Definition of Checkerboard

  • A board with sixty-four squares of alternate color, used for playing checkers, chess, or draughts.
  • a board having 64 squares of two alternating colors

How to use checkerboard in a sentence. Checkerboard pronunciation.

Yes," said Kennedy in a low tone, "the checkerboard.
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For hours, it seemed, Ladd would bend over his checkerboard and never make a move.
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Sandow gives an excellent exposition of the so-called "checkerboard" arrangement of the muscular fibers of the lower thoracic and abdominal regions, and in a brilliant light demonstrates his extraordinary power over his muscles, contracting muscles ordinarily involuntary in time with music, a feat really more remarkable than his exhibition of strength.
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He merely closed up the checkerboard and put it away in the book-case drawer with the box of checkers.
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The judge usually had the checkerboard out and set when Tom arrived.
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The public paid, as it invariably does, to watch this game on the checkerboard of wards.
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The helihopper scudded over a cultivated area of considerable extent, fields stretching below in a vague random checkerboard of lighter and darker earth, an undefined cluster of buildings at their center.
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Down there in the valley the river choosing its leisurely course northward to the Seine, and beyond it the harlequin checkerboard of vine and meadow, the sentinel poplars, and to the east-ward the blue hills that sheltered Ivry-la-Bataille.
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Examples of Checkerboard

Example #1
It took me some time to figure it out.
Example #2
At last it came to Revalenko himself.
Example #3
It mattered not now whether or not he had a partner.
Example #4
What had been at times hard and cold and grim about him had strangely vanished in sweet temper and a vacant-mindedness that held him longer as the days passed.
Example #5
Postmortem examinations of leukodermic persons show no change in the suprarenal capsule, a supposed organ of pigmentation.
Example #6
The spurious labor pains passed away, and after being assured that no real pregnancy existed in her case, Mary went into violent hysterics, and Philip, disgusted with the whole affair, deserted her; then commenced the persecution of the Protestants, which blighted the reign.