board out - definition and synonyms

phrasal verb [transitive] British
present tense
I/you/we/theyboard out
he/she/itboards out
present participleboarding out
past tenseboarded out
past participleboarded out
  1. to arrange for a person or animal to stay with someone who is paid to look after them for a period of time

    The children were boarded out with foster parents.

See also main entry: board