Chess


Chess

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  • chess — 13c., from O.Fr. esches chessmen, plural of eschec game of chess, chessboard; checkmate (see CHECK (Cf. check) (n.)), from the key move of the game. Modern French still distinguishes échec check, blow, rebuff, defeat, from pl. échecs chess. The… …   Etymology dictionary

  • Chess — Chess, n. (Bot.) A species of brome grass ({Bromus secalinus}) which is a troublesome weed in wheat fields, and is often erroneously regarded as degenerate or changed wheat; it bears a very slight resemblance to oats, and if reaped and ground up… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • chess — [ tʃes ] noun uncount * a game for two people, played on a board with black and white squares, using different shaped pieces, including two KINGS. The aim is to get the other player s KING into a position where it cannot move: Do you play chess?… …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • chess — chess·man; chess; chess·tree; …   English syllables

  • Chess — (ch[e^]s), n. [OE. ches, F. [ e]checs, prop. pl. of [ e]chec check. See 1st {Check}.] A game played on a chessboard, by two persons, with two differently colored sets of men, sixteen in each set. Each player has a king, a queen, two bishops, two… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • chess — [tʃes] n [U] [Date: 1100 1200; : Old French; Origin: esches, plural of escec; CHECK2] a game for two players, who move their playing pieces according to particular rules across a special board to try to trap their opponent s ↑king (=most… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • chess — ► NOUN ▪ a board game for two players, the object of which is to put the opponent s king under a direct attack, leading to checkmate. ORIGIN from Old French esches plural of eschec a check , from a Persian word meaning king …   English terms dictionary

  • chess — chess1 [ches] n. [ME ches, chesse < OFr esches, pl. of eschec: see CHECK] a game of skill played on a chessboard by two players, each with 16 chessmen limited in movement according to kind, the object being to checkmate the opponent s king… …   English World dictionary