overboard definition

  • adverb:
    • Over or as though within the side of a boat or ship.
    • over the side; specially, off or beyond a boat
    • throughout the part of a ship; thus, from aboard of a ship, in to the water.
    • to extremes
    • from onboard a vessel to the liquid
  • idiom:
    • exaggerate to visit extremes, especially due to passion.
  • adjective:
    • exorbitant; an excessive amount of
  • others:
    • Over the part of a ship, usually to the water; out of or from on board a ship: as, to fall overboard.

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