- The definition of a drawing board is flat, smooth board on which to attach paper for making drawings, or a metaphorical place where ideas are created.
An example of a drawing board is an easel.
An artist using a drawing board.
drawing board definition by Webster's New World
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a flat, smooth board on which paper, canvas, etc. is fastened for making drawings
drawing board - Phrases/Idioms
back to the drawing board
Informal back to the beginning or to the planning stage for a fresh approach or to find out what went wrong
on the drawing board
in the planning stage