Learn the meaning of “above board” in this short, 1-minute video.

What does it mean? Check it out now and improve your idiom knowledge!

Hi, my name is Jessica. I’m an English tutor.

And in today’s lesson we’re going to talk about the phrase “Above Board.”

“Above Board” is a phrase that you would commonly here in a business setting.

When somebody uses this phrase it means something that is honest and trustworthy.

For example, business dealings could be considered above board, honest and trustworthy.

A phrase could also be used to describe someone that is in a political office.

For example:
“I believe that the new governor’s business dealings are all above board.”

So, remember “Above Board” has to do with something being honest and trustworthy.

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