Chessman - Crossword Clue

Below are possible answers for the crossword clue Chessman.

KNIGHT
PAWN
PIECE
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KNIGHT
  1. raise (someone) to knighthood; "The Beatles were knighted"
  2. a chessman shaped to resemble the head of a horse; can move two squares horizontally and one vertically (or vice versa)
  3. originally a person of noble birth trained to arms and chivalry; today in Great Britain a person honored by the sovereign for personal merit
PAWN
  1. (chess) the least powerful piece; moves only forward and captures only to the side; it can be promoted to a more powerful piece if it reaches the 8th rank
  2. a person used by another to gain an end
  3. an article deposited as security
  4. borrowing and leaving an article as security for repayment of the loan
  5. leave as a guarantee in return for money; "pawn your grandfather's gold watch"
PIECE
  1. a work of art of some artistic value; "this store sells only objets d'art"; "it is not known who created this piece"
  2. a separate part of a whole; "an important piece of the evidence"
  3. an item that is an instance of some type; "he designed a new piece of equipment"; "she bought a lovely piece of china";
  4. a distance; "it is down the road a piece"
  5. an artistic or literary composition; "he wrote an interesting piece on Iran"; "the children acted out a comic piece to amuse the guests"
  6. an instance of some kind; "it was a nice piece of work"; "he had a bit of good luck"
  7. a serving that has been cut from a larger portion; "a piece of pie"; "a slice of bread"
  8. a portion of a natural object; "they analyzed the river into three parts"; "he needed a piece of granite"
  9. a share of something; "a slice of the company's revenue"
  10. a period of indeterminate length (usually short) marked by some action or condition;
Clue Database Last Updated: 10/12/2018 9:00am

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