Definition of checkerboard:
chess, broken, backgammon, chequered, chronological, candy-striped, checkers, domino, dappled, bagatelle, Chinese checkers, checked, crisscross, checker, checkered, even, board game, checker board, counter.
- "The Old Franciscan Missions Of California", George Wharton James.
- "The Depot Master", Joseph C. Lincoln.
There was nothing at all going on north of the Reservation; the countryside, by day a checkerboard of walled fields and small villages, was dark, except for a dim light, here and there, where the occupants of some farmhouse had been awakened by the noise of battle.- "Uller Uprising", Henry Beam Piper, John D. Clark and John F. Carr.