Definition of 'aboard'
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They were not in disguise, so clearly they were able to maintain some semblance of outward femininity while aboard these ships. Smithsonian Mag (2017)All 66 people aboard the airliner were killed in the night-time crash after fire alerts sounded and smoke was detected on the flight deck. Times, Sunday Times (2017)Wedding guests climbed aboard a platform hoisted into the air by a crane. The Sun (2008)But the luckiest thing of all was that we had the crew aboard. Times, Sunday Times (2006)They also went aboard a real sub to get a feel for the actual cramped space. Times, Sunday Times (2009)That was the signal for the pilot to come aboard. A BOOK OF LANDS AND PEOPLES (2003)They would have come with merchants by land or aboard ships. The Sun (2015)Small lumps of sea began to come aboard. A Roomful of Birds - Scottish short stories 1990 (1990)But she laughed as she realised she had been snapped as she got back aboard with wet hair. The Sun (2013)The rough life aboard a merchant vessel had presented opportunities to observe and treat a variety of ailments and injuries. JOSIAH THE GREAT: The True Story of The Man Who Would Be King (2004)There were few life jackets aboard. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Five cabin crew were also aboard. The Sun (2009)There is also a telephone aboard. Times, Sunday Times (2015)That night they slept aboard ship. The Friendship: Wordsworth and Coleridge (2006)Their boat capsized in high winds with 300 people aboard. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Shameless idleness is no bar to sailing when you've got a crew aboard. Times, Sunday Times (2012) Crew members aboard a Norwegian ship also tracked the object. The Sun (2015)We were also much more speedy, finishing the work in time to go back aboard the ship for a meal. THE LAST OF THE GENTLEMEN ADVENTURERS: Coming of Age in the Arctic (2004)It killed all 217 people aboard. Christianity Today (2000)It was pot luck there wasn't another bomb aboard timed to explode over America. The Sun (2010)The new project from Downton's writer is a series that will present life aboard the ship. Times, Sunday Times (2012) Also aboard the shuttle were fifteen ants, whose behaviour in space is to be studied and compared to control groups of the insects on earth. Times, Sunday Times (2014)We have a bomb aboard, and we are going back to the airport, and we have our demands. Times, Sunday Times (2006)
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British English: aboard PREPOSITION
If you are aboard a ship or plane, you are on it or in it.
She invited 750 people aboard her luxury yacht.
Definition of aboard from the Collins English Dictionary
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