Examples of overboard in a Sentence
He threw the fish overboard.
The boy fell overboard and almost drowned.
One of the sailors fell into the water, and someone shouted “Man overboard!”.
Recent Examples of overboard from the Web
Claire and Jamie are clinging to the side of the ship when the mast breaks and Claire is washed overboard.
The Artemis is soon headed straight into the eye of a storm, and Claire can't help herself but to disobey the suggestion of staying below deck, and she and Jamie are swept overboard.
But don't go overboard—the goal is to find a style that looks natural on you.
Barkley made a little bit of sense when speaking about the special election to fill the Senate seat of that racist sum’bitch Jeff Sessions, and true to form, many in the media have went overboard and have encouraged this man to keep talking.
Multiple laboratories sit in cargo containers around the ship, and cranes on the foredeck lift scientific instruments overboard.
There are villains in this story, Democrats who went overboard either failing to come to the aid of Dreamers — or, even worse, helping remove them from the country.
Yes, Lucas went overboard with the killer teddy bears of Endor, populating film and TV projects with these forest fuzz-warriors.
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First Known Use of overboard
before 12th century
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