shipboard


shipboard

noun

  1. Archaic.
    1. the deck or side of a ship.
    2. the situation of being on a ship.

adjective

  1. done, conducted, or designed for use aboard ship, especially during an ocean voyage: a shipboard romance; a shipboard telephone.
Idioms
  1. on shipboard, aboard a seagoing vessel.

noun

  1. (modifier) taking place, used, or intended for use aboard a shipa shipboard encounter
  2. on shipboard on board a ship
n.

also ship-board, “side of a ship,” c.1200, from ship (n.) + board (n.2).

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