Meaning of checkerboard
Pronunciation: (chek'ur-bôrd", -bōrd"), [key]
- a board marked off into 64 squares of two alternating colors, arranged in eight vertical and eight horizontal rows, on which checkers or chess is played.
- a design resembling this: The garden was laid out in a checkerboard.
- to arrange in or mark with a checkerboard pattern:Also called, a wall checkerboarded with black and white tiles.
- checkerboard (Thesaurus)