onboard

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Etymology[edit]

From on board, equivalent to on- +‎ board.

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Adjective[edit]

onboard (not comparable)

  1. Carried or used on or in a vehicle or vessel
  2. (by extension, figuratively) Being a part of, being included in, participating in
    When it comes to security, everybody seems to be as onboard as I am.
    James is onboard as a production manager.

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Adverb[edit]

onboard (not comparable)

  1. On or in a vehicle or vessel; aboard; on board.

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Verb[edit]

onboard (third-person singular simple present onboards, present participle onboarding, simple past and past participle onboarded)

  1. (figuratively) To become a part of a group; to incorporate (someone) into a group.
  2. (figuratively) To begin to use a product or service; to take (someone) on as a new customer of a product or service.

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