Chess Vocabulary Word List (141)

A)Absolute pin, Active, Adjudication, Adjust, Advance, Alternative, Amateur, Analysis, Attack, Award
B)Battery, BCF (British Chess Federation), Bishop, Black, Blunder, Board, Board, Bobby Fischer, Books, Boys, Brilliant, Bye
C)Calculate, Capture, Castle, Castle, Challenge, Champion, Checkmate, Chessboard, Classic, Clever, Closed game, Clubs, Computerized, Concede, Contest, Counterattack
D)Defense, Director, Dominate, Draw
E)Edge, Emulate, End, Enemy, Enforce, Entertainment, Etiquette, Event, Exhibition, Expectations
F)File, Finish, Force, Forfeit, Friendly game
G)Gambit, Game, Game, Game clock, Girls, Grandmaster
H)High-level competition
I)Illegal, Improve
K)Key square, Knight, Knockout
L)Lady, Laws, Learn, Loser, Loss, Lucky
M)Matches, Mate, Men, Men, Move, Move
O)Observe, Offense, Open game, Opening, Opening, Oversight
P)Pairing, Passive, PCA, Person, Piece, Plan, Player, Points, Popularity, Position, Prestigious, Professional, Public, Publications, Push
Q)Qualify, Queen, Quest, Quick-play
R)Ranking, Red, Resign, Rook, Rules
S)Sacrifice, Score, Sequence, Serious, Sixteen, Square, Stakes, Stalemate, Stalemate, Stalemate, Strategy, Study, Sudden death
T)Tactics, Time, Title, Tournament
U)Undermining, Unexpected, USCF (United States Chess Federation)
W)Waiting, Watch, White, Win, Women, World
Z)Zonal tournament
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