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in the same boat

Definition of in the same boat

informal

  1. :  in the same unpleasant or difficult situation :  affected by the same problem <We're all in the same boat.>



Word by Word Definitions

sameplay
  1. :  resembling in every relevant respect

    :  being one without addition, change, or discontinuance :  identical

    :  being the one under discussion or already referred to

  1. :  something identical with or similar to another

boatplay
  1. :  a small vessel for travel on water

    :  ship

    :  a boat-shaped container, utensil, or device

  1. :  to place in or bring into a boat

    :  to go by boat


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