overboard Meaning in the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary
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Meaning of “overboard” - Learner’s Dictionary

overboard

adverb
 
 
/ˈəʊvəbɔːd/
over the side of a boat and into the water: to fall overboard Boats in general
Translations of “overboard”
in Arabic مِن المركِب إلى البحْر…
in Korean 배밖의 물 속으로…
in Malaysian jatuh dr kapal…
in French par-dessus bord…
in Turkish gemiden/küpeşteden suya/denize…
in Italian in/a mare…
in Chinese (Traditional) 從船上落入水中…
in Russian за борт…
in Polish za burtę…
in Vietnamese qua mạn tàu…
in Spanish por la borda…
in Portuguese ao mar…
in Thai นอกลำเรือ…
in German über Bord…
in Catalan per la borda…
in Japanese 船外へ…
in Indonesian ke air…
in Chinese (Simplified) 从船上落入水中…
(Definition of overboard from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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