promenade deck


promenade deck
an upper deck or part of a deck on a passenger ship where passengers can stroll, often covered with a light shade deck.
[1820-30, Amer.]

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  • promenade deck — promenade′ deck n. naut. navig. an upper deck or part of a deck on a passenger ship where passengers can stroll • Etymology: 1820–30, amer …   From formal English to slang

  • promenade deck — ► NOUN ▪ an upper, open air deck on a passenger ship …   English terms dictionary

  • promenade deck — promenade ,deck noun count the upper area of a ship where people walk for pleasure …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • Promenade deck — The promenade deck is a deck found on several types of passenger ships and riverboats. It usually extends from bow to stern, on both sides, and includes areas open to the outside, resulting in a continuous outside walkway suitable for promenading …   Wikipedia

  • promenade deck — UK / US noun [countable] Word forms promenade deck : singular promenade deck plural promenade decks the upper area of a ship where people walk for pleasure …   English dictionary

  • promenade deck — deck of a ship that is intended to walking and strolling …   English contemporary dictionary

  • promenade deck — /ˈprɒmənad dɛk/ (say promuhnahd dek) noun a deck on a liner for use as a promenade by the passengers …   Australian English dictionary

  • promenade deck — noun a deck at the top of a passenger ship • Syn: ↑hurricane deck, ↑hurricane roof, ↑awning deck • Hypernyms: ↑deck • Part Holonyms: ↑passenger ship …   Useful english dictionary

  • promenade deck — noun Date: 1829 an upper deck or an area on a deck of a passenger ship where passengers stroll …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • promenade deck — prome nade deck n the upper level of a ship, where people can walk for pleasure …   Dictionary of contemporary English


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