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Princeton's WordNet

  1. chess, cheat, Bromus secalinusnoun

    weedy annual native to Europe but widely distributed as a weed especially in wheat

    cheat, chess game, darnel, rig, cheater, bearded darnel, deceiver, beguiler, tare, trickster, slicker, swindle, cheating

  2. chess, chess gamenoun

    a board game for two players who move their 16 pieces according to specific rules; the object is to checkmate the opponent's king

    chess game, cheat

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  1. chaturanga

    indian word for four

    chess board has 64 squares, chaturanga is warrior pose on all fours staff position.

    Submitted by rinat on August 26, 2019  

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "chess":

    failures, chessboard, failure

Concise Medical Dictionary, by Joseph C Segen, MD

  1. CHESS

    EBM Comprehensive Health Enhancement Support System Pharmacology Cornell High-Energy Synchrotron Source

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  1. Jessica Levinson:

    I have not seen another state do another version of' Oh my god, I'm losing the chess game, throw the board over and completely reset it,' i have not seen another state step onto the dance floor with this aggression.

  2. International Crisis Group:

    Given that the General Assembly has previously declared international days devoted to chess, yoga and toilets it only seems fair that epidemics should have their day too.

  3. Rafael Hernandez:

    We are playing a game of chess and we have to make a certain number of moves before the time is up, we have to make enough moves so that if there is an unfavorable change in the U.S. administration, we will be too far along to turn back.

  4. Hossein Kanani Moghadam:

    I believe Trump is a poker player, playing with open cards. But our Supreme Leader is a chess player who is playing under the table, it seems this is the battle of two wills. And it seems Trump's will is more to scare the other side whereas we are not scared of Trump at all.

  5. Dennis Collard:

    It's nothing more than moving some chess pieces around Stone Mountain Park, if you will, when what really needs to happen is Stone Mountain Park need to be divorced from each other.

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    A synonym for "subterranean"
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    • B. ulterior
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