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aboard

Pronunciation: /əˈbɔːrd; əˈbɔːd/

Translation of aboard in Spanish:

adverb/adverbio

  • (on ship, aircraft) a bordo; (on train) en el tren; (on bus) en el autobús to go aboard subir a bordo, embarcar*, embarcarse* all aboard! (ship) ¡pasajeros a bordo! (train) ¡pasajeros (suban) al tren! welcome aboard! (said to passengers) ¡bienvenidos a bordo! (said to new employee) ¡bienvenido!
    Example sentences
    • Perhaps the customers have magically climbed aboard a ship.
    • Most rail passengers felt uneasy as they climbed aboard their first train after the Paddington disaster.
    • I climb aboard the train a minute or two before it pulls out of the station and find to my horror that my seat is taken.

preposition/preposición

  • a bordo de aboard the ship/plane a bordo del barco/avión he enjoyed life aboard ship le gustaba la vida de a bordo aboard the bus/train en el autobús/tren

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