noun Ice Hockey.
a body check in which the opponent is thrown against the wooden wall enclosing the rink.Compare check1(def 37).
spell-checkRead more in this article about some frequently asked questions and fun facts related to our definitions.
Origin of board check
First recorded in 1935–40
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019