board (n.) Old form(s): Boord
table, mealtimes
CE III.ii.18[Luciana to Antipholus of Syracuse, of Adriana] 'Tis double wrong to truant with your bed / And let her read it in thy looks at board
Oth III.iii.24[Desdemona to Cassio, of Othello] His bed shall seem a school, his board a shrift
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