Noun chess has 2 senses
  1. chess, cheat, Bromus secalinus - weedy annual native to Europe but widely distributed as a weed especially in wheat
    --1 is a kind of brome, bromegrass
  2. chess, chess game - a game for two players who move their 16 pieces according to specific rules; the object is to checkmate the opponent's king
    --2 is a kind of board game
    --2 has parts: chess move; checkerboard
    --2 has particulars: shogi