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Wordnet 3.0

NOUN (2)

1. weedy annual native to Europe but widely distributed as a weed especially in wheat;
[syn: chess, cheat, Bromus secalinus]

2. a board game for two players who move their 16 pieces according to specific rules; the object is to checkmate the opponent's king;
[syn: chess, chess game]

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6 definitions retrieved:

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Cheat \Cheat\, n. [rob. an abbrevation of escheat, lands or tenements that fall to a lord or to the state by forfeiture, or by the death of the tenant without heirs; the meaning being explained by the frauds, real or supposed, that were resorted to in procuring escheats. See Escheat.] 1. An act of deception or fraud; that which is the means of fraud or deception; a fraud; a trick; imposition; imposture. [1913 Webster] When I consider life, 'tis all a cheat. --Dryden. [1913 Webster] 2. One who cheats or deceives; an impostor; a deceiver; a cheater. [1913 Webster] Airy wonders, which cheats interpret. --Johnson [1913 Webster] 3. (Bot.) A troublesome grass, growing as a weed in grain fields; -- called also chess. See Chess. [1913 Webster] 4. (Law) The obtaining of property from another by an intentional active distortion of the truth. [1913 Webster] Note: When cheats are effected by deceitful or illegal symbols or tokens which may affect the public at large and against which common prudence could not have guarded, they are indictable at common law. --Wharton. Syn: Deception; imposture; fraud; delusion; artifice; trick; swindle; deceit; guile; finesse; stratagem. [1913 Webster]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Chess \Chess\, n. (Bot.) A species of brome grass (Bromus secalinus) which is a troublesome weed in wheat fields, and is often erroneously regarded as degenerate or changed wheat; it bears a very slight resemblance to oats, and if reaped and ground up with wheat, so as to be used for food, is said to produce narcotic effects; -- called also cheat and Willard's bromus. [U. S.] [1913 Webster] Note: Other species of brome grass are called upright chess, soft chess, etc. [1913 Webster]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Chess \Chess\ (ch[e^]s), n. [OE. ches, F. ['e]checs, prop. pl. of ['e]chec check. See 1st Check.] A game played on a chessboard, by two persons, with two differently colored sets of men, sixteen in each set. Each player has a king, a queen, two bishops, two knights, two castles or rooks, and eight pawns. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

chess n 1: weedy annual native to Europe but widely distributed as a weed especially in wheat [syn: chess, cheat, Bromus secalinus] 2: a board game for two players who move their 16 pieces according to specific rules; the object is to checkmate the opponent's king [syn: chess, chess game]
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:

120 Moby Thesaurus words for "chess": Monopoly, Ping-Pong, Rugby, Scrabble, archery, association football, backgammon, badminton, bagatelle, ball, bandy, baseball, basketball, battledore and shuttlecock, beano, billiards, bingo, bowling, bowls, boxing, cat, catch, charades, checkers, climbing, crambo, cricket, croquet, curling, discus, dominoes, draughts, fencing, fishing, fives, football, ghost, gliding, go, golf, handball, hide-and-seek, hiking, hockey, hopscotch, horseshoes, hunting, hurdling, ice hockey, jacks, jackstones, jackstraws, keno, lacrosse, lawn tennis, leapfrog, lotto, luging, marbles, merels, motorcycling, mountaineering, mumble-the-peg, ninepins, pall-mall, pallone, pelota, polo, pool, post office, pushball, pyramids, quintain, quoits, racquets, riding, roller skating, rounders, rowing, sailing, sailplaning, sculling, shinny, shooting, shot-put, shuffleboard, skating, skeet, skeet shooting, ski-jumping, skiing, skin-diving, skittles, sledding, snooker, snorkel diving, snowmobiling, soccer, softball, sports, squash, stickball, surfing, table tennis, tennis, tenpins, tent pegging, tetherball, ticktacktoe, tiddlywinks, tilting, tipcat, tivoli, tobogganing, trapshooting, tug of war, volleyball, water polo, waterskiing, wrestling
The Free On-line Dictionary of Computing (18 March 2015):

chess A two-player game with perfect information. Usenet newsgroup: news:rec.games.chess. See also Internet Chess Server. (1995-03-25)