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come aboard

1. To board a passenger vehicle, such as a plane, ship, train, etc. Once the boat docks, you can come aboard.
2. To join a company, organization, or some other group. The former president of marketing at Floogle Inc. has come aboard as Spacebook's new chief financial officer. We feel you would make a great addition to our team, so we'd be delighted if you would consider coming aboard.
See also: aboard, come
Farlex Dictionary of Idioms. © 2015 Farlex, Inc, all rights reserved.

come aboard

 and go aboard
to get onto a boat or ship. Please come aboard. We are shoving off now. Please ask everyone to go aboard.
See also: aboard, come
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of American Idioms and Phrasal Verbs. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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Coming aboard, as I passed through the cabin, I had noticed with greedy eyes a stout gentleman reading the Atlantic, which was open at my very essay.
They gathered round him, all eyes averted from the thing that was coming aboard. They had no thought of fighting it.
The old fellow limped across the deck with more agility than he had displayed coming aboard, straddled the barbed wire without assistance, and without assistance dropped into the canoe, cleverly receiving his weight on his uninjured leg.
“He has been standing off and on in the door-yard for the matter of a glass; and he has summat on his mind that he wants to heave up, d’ye see; but I tells him, says I, man, would you be coming aboard with your complaints, said I, when the judge has gotten his own child, as it were, out of the jaws of a lion?
It was my luck to be coming aboard in a tiny, overloaded, native canoe, when the thing capsized.
Directly the old cab pointed round the corner of the warehouse I called out to the captain that his lady was coming aboard. He answered me, but as I didn't see him coming, I went down the gangway myself to help her alight.
The man had forgotten he had it upon him when coming aboard. Ample notice had been given to every one of the gravity of this offence, and notices appeared at numerous points all over the airships.
"John is coming aboard at just the right time," Haslam says.
He has seven quality rides, with the best of them coming aboard Reliable Team for Frankie Lor in the 6f sprint (1.45).
Prior to coming aboard as chief executive officer, Ciatto spent nearly three decades with the nonprofit's sister organization Nassau AHRC.
But at the time, Lake Villa had hired its first village administrator and a new one was just coming aboard in Lindenhurst.
Charlie Dino, President of AcquireTek, states, "Clear IT coming aboard brings us additional systems technology knowledge and integration talent with acquisition experience, both which complement our overall acquisition solutions knowledge from operations to IT, to customer service to sales and marketing, to finance."
Dubai: Huawei, one of the world's leading smartphone makers, has announced its partnership with Dubai Sports Council, coming aboard as the presenting sponsor for this year's Beach Soccer Intercontinental Cup, to be held from October 31 to November 4.
Huawei, one of the world's leading smartphone makers, have announced their partnership with Dubai Sports Council, coming aboard as the presenting sponsor for this year's Beach Soccer Intercontinental Cup, which will be held from October 31 to November 4.