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Synonyms for overboard
ˈoʊ vərˌbɔrd, -ˌboʊrdover·board

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  1. overboardadverb

    to extremes

    "he went overboard to please his in-laws"

  2. overboardadverb

    from on board a vessel into the water

    "they dropped their garbage overboard"

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  1. Leroy Cline:

    He went overboard, exactly what he did to me he did to the superstar tennis player.

  2. Stan Tatkin:

    This is how you stay in the game because you’re both responsible for this boat that you’re on and if one of you go overboard, you both go overboard.

  3. Elizabeth Warren:

    For decades, the leaders of both parties preached the gospel that free trade was a rising tide that would lift all boats, great rhetoric -- except that the trade deals they negotiated mainly lifted the yachts -- and threw millions of working Americans overboard to drown.

  4. Mahmud Rafiq:

    We had very little food, and we agreed that we would leave it for the women and children, then they started hitting us. They took the food. They pushed many of us overboard. They beat us and attacked us with knives. I was hit with a wooden plank on the head and on my legs.

  5. Donald Trump:

    People like Trump because he just shoots straight from the hip. Sometimes he goes a little overboard, but I think it's refreshing, i think people are sick to death of the same old, same old.

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