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Meaning of “overboard” in the English Dictionary

"overboard" in British English

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overboardadverb

uk   /ˈəʊ.və.bɔːd/ /ˌəʊ.vəˈbɔːd/  us   /ˈoʊ.vɚ.bɔːrd/
C2 over the ​side of a ​boat or ​ship and into the ​water: Someone had fallen overboard.
(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)
Translations of “overboard”
in Korean 배밖의 물 속으로…
in Arabic مِن المركِب إلى البحْر…
in Malaysian jatuh dr kapal…
in French par-dessus bord…
in Russian за борт…
in Chinese (Traditional) 從船上落入水中…
in Italian in/a mare…
in Turkish gemiden/küpeşteden suya/denize…
in Polish za burtę…
in Spanish por la borda…
in Vietnamese qua mạn tàu…
in Portuguese ao mar…
in Thai นอกลำเรือ…
in German über Bord…
in Catalan per la borda…
in Japanese 船外へ…
in Chinese (Simplified) 从船上落入水中…
in Indonesian ke air…
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