overboard - Writers' Dictionary

How to hyphenate overboard

overboard is hyphenated as o-ver-board

How to pronounce overboard

overboard is pronounced ´ōʊvər ´bōʊr d

Number of syllables in overboard

The number of syllables in overboard is 3

What part of speech in overboard?

overboard is an adverb

How common in the word overboard?

overboard is not ranked in the list of most common words in English

What sentiment does overboard convey?

not ranked

Common collocations after 'overboard'

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Common collocations before 'overboard'

being, fall, fell, going, jump, just, little, man, nearly, side, threw, wash, way, went, without

Common collocations of 'overboard'

before, being, body, dead, did, does, fall, fell, get, going, jump, just, keep, little, lot, man, matter, men, nearly, push, seem, side, something, threw, time, want, wash, way, went, without

Words with similar spelling to overboard

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Common Verb Collocations of overboard

be, can, cast, dive, do, drop, drown, dump, fall, fling, get, go, have, heave, jump, keep, knock, leap, lighten, lose, make, save, say, sweep, swim, throw, toss, try, wash, will

Common Adjective Collocations of overboard

alive, clear, damn, dead, drink, drown, easy, European, first, free, good, heavy, last, likely, little, many, modern, moral, much, nasty, native, net, opposite, other, ready, right, top, useless, well, whole

Common Conjunction Collocations of overboard

and, but, or

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