Draughts - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |draf(t)s|  American pronunciation of the word draughts
Brit.  |drɑːfts|  British pronunciation of the word draughts
- this word is used as a plural form of the noundraught

noun

- a checkerboard game for two players who each have 12 pieces; the object is to jump over and so capture the opponent's pieces (syn: checkers)

Examples

A dressing-gown is no proof against draughts.

a cunning little device for keeping out draughts

We used to play games like draughts or chess.

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