Synonyms of 'Board Games'
acey-deucya form of backgammon backgammonbagatellea board game in which balls are struck into holes, with pins as obstacles; pinball chequerschessChinese chequersa board game played with marbles or pegs Cluedo(trademark)draughtsfox and geesego or I-gohalmaa board game in which players attempt to transfer their pieces from their own to their opponents' bases kriegspiela variation of chess in which each player has his or her own board and men and does not see the opponent's board and men. The moves are regulated by an umpire on a third board out of sight of both players lightning chessrapid chess in which either each move has a fixed time allowed (usually 10 seconds) or each player is allotted a fixed time (often 5 minutes) for all his moves ludoa simple board game in which players advance counters by throwing dice Monopoly(trademark)a board game for two to six players who throw dice to advance their tokens around a board, the object being to acquire the property on which their tokens land nine men's morrisParcheesi(trademark)a modern board game derived from the ancient game of pachisi reversiScrabble(trademark)a board game in which words are formed by placing lettered tiles in a pattern similar to a crossword puzzle shove-halfpennysnakes and laddersa board game in which players move counters along a series of squares according to throws of a dice. A ladder provides a short cut to a square nearer the finish and a snake obliges a player to return to a square nearer the start solitairespeed chessa form of chess in which each player's game is limited to a total stipulated time, usually half an hour; the first player to exceed the time limit loses ▷ See board game
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Word List of Board Games from the Collins English Word Lists