Definitions for shuffleboardˈʃʌf əlˌbɔrd, -ˌboʊrd

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

shuf•fle•boardˈʃʌf əlˌbɔrd, -ˌboʊrd(n.)

  1. a game in which players use long cues to push disks toward numbered scoring sections marked on a floor or other surface.

    Category: Games

  2. the marked surface on which this game is played.

    Category: Games

Origin of shuffleboard:

1525–35; alter. of earlier shove board

Princeton's WordNet

  1. shuffleboard, shovelboard(noun)

    a game in which players use long sticks to shove wooden disks onto the scoring area marked on a smooth surface


  1. shuffleboard(Noun)

    A game that involves sliding a puck along the ground towards a target.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Shuffleboard(noun)

    see Shovelboard


  1. Shuffleboard

    Shuffleboard, more precisely deck shuffleboard, and also known as shuffle-board, shovelboard, shovel-board and shove-board [archaic], is a game in which players use broom-shaped paddles to push weighted pucks, sending them gliding down a narrow and elongated court, with the purpose of having them come to rest within a marked scoring area. As a more generic term, it refers to the family of shuffleboard-variant games as a whole.


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