boardwalk \board"walk\ n.
a walkway made of wooden boards; usually at a seaside. The
more elaborate boardwalks at shore resorts are lined with
many commercial retail establishments, on the side of the
walk opposite the ocean. ``On the Boardwalk in Atlantic
[WordNet 1.5 +PJC]
"obviously, "boardwalk" is the top property in the game. doesn't matter if your opponents never actually land on it -- it's still the one you gotta have. there've been times when i've landed on an available boardwalk property without the proper amount of cash necessary to purchase it, and let me tell you, there's no point more sour in the game. you'll find yourself begging the other players for a financial reprieve, swearing that you'd "do the same" for them -- but it's always to no avail, because everyone's after boardwalk. it's like the one chocolate ice cream saucer in a package full of vanilla. nobody's gonna pity you, nobody's gonna let you slide."