Try Our Apps
Dictionary.com

follow Dictionary.com

Avoid these words. Seriously.

punchboard

[puhnch-bawrd, -bohrd] /ˈpʌntʃˌbɔrd, -ˌboʊrd/
noun
1.
a small board containing holes filled with slips of paper printed with concealed numbers that are punched out by a player in an attempt to win a prize.
Also called pushcard.
Origin of punchboard
1910-1915
First recorded in 1910-15; punch1 + board
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018.
Cite This Source
Examples from the Web for punchboard
Historical Examples
British Dictionary definitions for punchboard

punchboard

/ˈpʌntʃˌbɔːd/
noun
1.
a board full of holes containing slips of paper, used in a gambling game in which a player attempts to push out a slip marked with a winning number
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
© William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Nearby words for punchboard

Word Value for punchboard

0
24
Scrabble Words With Friends