[ mop-bawrd, -bohrd ]
/ ˈmɒpˌbɔrd, -ˌboʊrd /
DO YOU KNOW THIS VOCABULARY FROM "THE HANDMAID'S TALE"?
"The Handmaid's Tale" was required reading for many of us in school. Everyone else has probably watched the very popular and addictive TV show. Do you remember this vocabulary from the book, and do you know what these terms mean?
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Words nearby mopboard
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Example sentences from the Web for mopboard
Soon, too, she made out the insistent gnawing of a rat behind the mopboard.The Girls of Hillcrest Farm|Amy Bell Marlowe
Will you—will you go over there in the corner by the door and look behind the mopboard?The Quickening|Francis Lynde
There is a very funny mark on this wall, low down, near the mopboard.The Yellow Wallpaper|Charlotte Perkins Gilman
British Dictionary definitions for mopboard
/ (ˈmɒpˌbɔːd) /
a US word for skirting board
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