shuffleboard definition by Webster's New World
Webster's New World College Dictionary Copyright © 2010 by Wiley Publishing, Inc., Cleveland, Ohio. Used by arrangement with John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
- a game in which large disks are pushed with a cue along a smooth lane toward numbered areas of a diagram
- the marked surface on which it is played
Origin: ; from earlier shovel board: so named because of the shape of the cues
shuffleboard definition by American Heritage Dictionary
- A game in which disks are slid with a pronged cue along a smooth level surface toward one of two usually triangular targets painted on the surface and divided into numbered scoring areas.
- A surface on which this game is played.
Origin: Alteration of obsolete shove-board : shove + board.