The Board Gamer’s Glossary

The world of board gaming comes with its own crazy lingo. The terminology can be confusing to newcomers and veterans alike—if not entirely ambiguous at times. This will serve as a living, breathing glossary where I will attempt to define board game related lingo and buzzwords.

This living glossary is a collaboration between Paul Shapiro and BoredGameTable. We will continue to add definitions.

There are currently 2 Board Game Terms in this directory beginning with the letter G.
Get it to the Table
[Game Phrase]

A phrase that board gamers will in reference to having the opportunity to play a game from their collection.

Submitted by: Paul Shapiro

[Game Term]

Short for "Good Game". A sign of sportsmanship after playing a board game.

Submitted by: Brennon

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