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- plural of
- (board games, US, Canada, in the singular) A game for two players played on a chessboard; the players have 12 pieces each, and the object is to capture all the opponent’s pieces by jumping over them. Other European varieties have larger boards and more playing pieces.
- (board games, US, Canada, in the plural) the playing pieces in the game of checkers.
- draughts (UK)
draughts — see draughts
- third-person singular simple present indicative form of checker