Added additional links to the list so you can click them to navigate directly to the complete guide for that term.
The Chess Journal’s Chess Glossary below lists and explains all of the terms used in Chess. If you’re still learning Chess vernacular, this is the best place for you to start. Go through and familiarize yourself with the Chess lingo. If you would like for us to add and explain a term that is not listed here, then please go ahead and use our suggestion form.
Click on one of the terms below to get the full definition.