Definition of running board in US English:

running board


  • A footboard extending along the side of a vehicle, typically found on trucks, SUVs, and some early models of automobiles.

    • ‘This is the era when the middle class had ‘staff’, cars had running-boards, there was still a Ladies' Gallery in Parliament, and gentlemen ‘quaffed their ale’ and belonged to the Frothblowers Club.’


running board

/ˈrəniNG bô(ə)rd/