queenside

[ kween-sahyd ]

noun
  1. the side of the board on which the queen is positioned at the start of a game, left for white and right for black.

adjective, adverb
  1. on the queenside: to castle queenside; queenside castling.

Origin of queenside

1
First recorded in 1910–15; queen + side1

Words Nearby queenside

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