Definitions for overboardˈoʊ vərˌbɔrd, -ˌboʊrd
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
o•ver•boardˈoʊ vərˌbɔrd, -ˌboʊrd(adv.)
over the side of a ship or boat, esp. into or in the water.
Idioms for overboard:
go overboard,to go to extremes, as in speech, behavior, or dress.
Origin of overboard:
"he went overboard to please his in-laws"
from on board a vessel into the water
"they dropped their garbage overboard"
Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary
overboard(adverb)ˈoʊ vərˌbɔrd, -ˌboʊrd
into the water from a boat
Someone pushed him overboard.
overboardˈoʊ vərˌbɔrd, -ˌboʊrd
to do or say more than is acceptable or needed
Some of the fans went overboard and started throwing things.
over the edge; especially, off or outside of a boat
It was their practice to throw the scraps overboard.
excessive; too much
They really went overboard with the party preparations.
Overboard is a 1987 American romantic comedy film starring Goldie Hawn and Kurt Russell. It was directed by Garry Marshall, produced by Roddy McDowall, and loosely inspired by the 1974 Italian film Swept Away. In turn, Overboard was adapted into the 2006 South Korean television series, Couple or Trouble.
Translations for overboard
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary
over the side of a ship or boat into the water
He jumped overboard.
- مِنَ السَّفينَه إلى البَحْرArabic
- зад бордаBulgarian
- ao marPortuguese (BR)
- přes palubuCzech
- über BordGerman
- over bordDanish
- από το πλοίο στη θάλασσαGreek
- por la bordaSpanish
- üle pardaEstonian
- از روی لبۀ کشتی یا قایقFarsi
- yli laidanFinnish
- par-dessus bordFrench
- לְתוֹך הַמָיִםHebrew
- s broda,čamcaCroatian
- hajóból kiHungarian
- ke airIndonesian
- útbyrðis, fyrir borðIcelandic
- in mareItalian
- 배 밖으로Korean
- už bortoLithuanian
- pār bortu (ūdenī)Latvian
- jatuh dr kapalMalay
- over bordNorwegian
- za burtęPolish
- از روی لبۀ کشتی یا قایقPersian
- د بيړى له څنډىPashto
- ao marPortuguese
- peste bordRomanian
- за бортRussian
- cez palubuSlovak
- čez krovSlovenian
- preko palubeSerbian
- gemiden aşağıTurkish
- 從船邊落入水中，在船外Chinese (Trad.)
- за бортом; за бортUkrainian
- جہاز پر سےUrdu
- qua mạn tàuVietnamese
- 从船边落入水中，在船外Chinese (Simp.)
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