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  1. waterboardnoun

    A board set up to windward in a boat, to keep out water.

  2. waterboardnoun

    A public commission charged with overseeing water quality in a particular area.

  3. waterboardverb

    To subject to waterboarding, a form of torture involving simulated drowning

    We waterboarded the suspect, but he refused to confess.

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  1. Waterboardnoun

    a board set up to windward in a boat, to keep out water

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of waterboard in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of waterboard in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of waterboard in a Sentence

  1. Alex Kursman:

    Because of Mr. Johnson’s and Mr. Hicks’ COVID diagnosis, the lethal injection protocol is essentially going to waterboard them to death, being waterboarded to death violates the Eighth Amendment.

  2. Donald Trump:

    If he would've talked you might not have had the blow up -- all these people dead and all these people wounded because he probably knew about it, we have to be smart. I mean it's hard to believe. We can't waterboard -- listen, nothing's nice about it, but it's your minimal form of torture.

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