Meaning of “overboard” in the English Dictionary

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"overboard" in British English

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overboardadverb

uk /ˈəʊ.və.bɔːd/ /ˌəʊ.vəˈbɔːd/ us /ˈoʊ.vɚ.bɔːrd/

(Definition of “overboard” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"overboard" in American English

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overboardadverb [ not gradable ]

us /ˈoʊ·vərˌbɔrd, -ˌboʊrd/

over the side of a boat or ship and into the water:

Someone fell overboard.

(Definition of “overboard” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)