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aboard

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adverb or adjective \ə-ˈbȯrd\

Simple Definition of aboard

  • : on, onto, or within a train, a ship, an airplane, etc.

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of aboard

  1. 1 :  alongside

  2. 2 a :  on, onto, or within a vehicle (as a car or ship) b :  in or into a group, association, or organization <her second promotion since coming aboard>

  3. 3 baseball :  on base

14th Century

First Known Use of aboard

14th century


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aboard

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Simple Definition of aboard

  • : on or into (a train, ship, etc.)

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of aboard

  1. :  on, onto, within <go aboard ship> <aboard a plane>

15th Century

First Known Use of aboard

15th century

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ABOARD Defined for Kids

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aboard

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adverb \ə-ˈbȯrd\

Definition of aboard for Students

  1. :  on, onto, or within a ship, train, bus, or airplane <No one aboard was injured.>




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aboard

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preposition

Definition of aboard for Students

  1. :  on or into especially for passage <Go aboard ship.>




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