Definition of punchboard in English:


Translate punchboard into Spanish


North American
  • A board with holes containing slips of paper which are punched out as a form of gambling, with the object of locating a winning slip.

    ‘he won it on some gigantic penny punchboard’
    • ‘I can remember as a kid little pocket revolvers were often offered as prizes on punchboards.’
    • ‘In the first half of the 20th century, every little store had a punchboard with one of the main prizes being a nickel-plated pocket pistol.’



/ˈpən(t)SHˌbôrd/ /ˈpən(t)ʃˌbɔrd/