Chesspiece - Crossword Clue

Crossword Clue Last Updated: 20/05/2019

Below are possible answers for the crossword clue Chesspiece.

6 letter answer(s) to chesspiece

BISHOP
  1. (chess) a piece that can be moved diagonally over unoccupied squares of the same color
  2. port wine mulled with oranges and cloves
  3. a senior member of the Christian clergy having spiritual and administrative authority; appointed in Christian churches to oversee priests or ministers; considered in some churches to be successors of the twelve Apostles of Christ
KNIGHT
  1. a chessman shaped to resemble the head of a horse; can move two squares horizontally and one vertically (or vice versa)
  2. originally a person of noble birth trained to arms and chivalry; today in Great Britain a person honored by the sovereign for personal merit
  3. raise (someone) to knighthood; "The Beatles were knighted"
  4. Chevalier

4 letter answer(s) to chesspiece

KING
  1. (chess) the weakest but the most important piece
  2. one of the four playing cards in a deck bearing the picture of a king
  3. a checker that has been moved to the opponent's first row where it is promoted to a piece that is free to move either forward or backward
  4. a very wealthy or powerful businessman; "an oil baron"
  5. a male sovereign; ruler of a kingdom
  6. a competitor who holds a preeminent position
  7. United States charismatic civil rights leader and Baptist minister who campaigned against the segregation of Blacks (1929-1968)
  8. United States guitar player and singer of the blues (born in 1925)
  9. United States woman tennis player (born in 1943)
  10. preeminence in a particular category or group or field; "the lion is the king of beasts"
ROOK
  1. common gregarious Old World bird about the size and color of the American crow
  2. deprive of by deceit; "He swindled me out of my inheritance"; "She defrauded the customers who trusted her"; "the cashier gypped me when he gave me too little change"
  3. (chess) the piece that can move any number of unoccupied squares in a direction parallel to the sides of the chessboard

3 letter answer(s) to chesspiece

MAN
  1. an adult person who is male (as opposed to a woman); "there were two women and six men on the bus"
  2. a male person who plays a significant role (husband or lover or boyfriend) in the life of a particular woman; "she takes good care of her man"
  3. an adult male person who has a manly character (virile and courageous competent); "the army will make a man of you"
  4. the generic use of the word to refer to any human being; "it was every man for himself"
  5. a male subordinate; "the chief stationed two men outside the building"; "he awaited word from his man in Havana"
  6. someone who serves in the armed forces; a member of a military force; "two men stood sentry duty"
  7. a manservant who acts as a personal attendant to his employer; "Jeeves was Bertie Wooster's man"
  8. any living or extinct member of the family Hominidae characterized by superior intelligence, articulate speech, and erect carriage
  9. provide with workers; "We cannot ma

Other crossword clues with similar answers to 'Chesspiece'

Hopper around a board
Hornswoggle
Human male
Husband a bishop, perhaps
Informal jumper: knitter’s first piece
Island or not?
It may be checked
Judge standing to incarcerate good man
Jumper cut at back end - rip off!
Kasparov's corner man
Kind of snake or crab
King has a change of heart initially, having to trample over crusader
King protector
King's neighbor
King, at the end of the day, is a chess piece
M1's gender-specific crew
Male human
Man 8 tailed, for example
Man at home putting on weight
Man in a corner
Man in the dark, reportedly
Man is hot, occupying branch office 20
Man offering no initial support for worker in the field
Man on board trying to avoid a mate
Man on board, occupant of crow's-nest?
Man's 21A near Thailand
Man's encore: to go on one leg
Man's run over - fine
Million ___ March
Miter wearer
Monarch
One dismissed from principal staff
One next to a bishop
One who’s dubbed king before the end of the day
One's bound to support black man going on board
Overcharge man on board
Part of truss delivered by Royal Mail
Person in command of isle appears regularly in magazines
Picture card
Piece moved in castling
Piece next to a knight
Piece of blancmange
Piece of germanium
Piece of the cloth?
Punch out men on the turn, then deck cheat?
Queen's mate
Queued for starter of devils on horseback next to range
Reportedly dark piece
Requesting to put away a second piece
Rip off
Rip off - bird
Ruler's metric measure spanning an imperial one
Satisfactory after turning up gold chesspiece
Sell a pup to bird
Senior clergyman
Sir Lancelot possibly to consider returning without giant's head
Song from Callas maybe minutes away
Sort of thinking lacking in man going overboard
Staff
Superhero name ender
Superstore possibly to ban German cloth rep?
Swindle man on board
Team raving about fan
Top guy, Ali departs African capital having shut up Foreman, finally
Twice jump a little way for a man on board
US civil rights leader, assassinated 1968
Word before and after "oh
Word before snake or crab
Word that can follow the
Work, as a battle station
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