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English definition of “overboard”

overboard

adverb 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.Terms for location and direction used at sea
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