1 any of various floor-like platforms built into a vessel
2 street name for a packet of illegal drugs
4 a porch that resembles the deck on a ship
1 be beautiful to look at; "Flowers adorned the tables everywhere" [syn: adorn, decorate, grace, embellish, beautify]
- Rhymes: -ɛk
- Any flat surface that can be walked on: a balcony; a porch; a raised patio; a flat rooftop.
- A pack or set of playing cards.
- In the context of "nautical": The floorlike covering of the
horizontal sections, or compartments, of a ship. Small vessels have
only one deck; larger ships have two or three decks.
- Argh, maties! Swab the deck!
any flat surface walked on
- Finnish: tasanne
pack of playing cards
- Estonian: kaardipakk
- Finnish: korttipakka, pakka
- German: Kartenstapel
- Spanish: baraja
- Swedish: kortlek, lek
floorlike covering on a ship
- Estonian: laevalagi
- Finnish: kansi
- French: pont
- German: Deck
- Italian: ponte
- Swedish: däck
Etymology 2From dekken.
- In the context of "with "out"": To dress, as the person; to clothe; especially, to clothe with more than ordinary elegance; to array; to adorn; to embellish.
- To furnish with a deck, as a vessel.
- In a fight or brawl, to knock someone to the
floor, especially with a single punch.
- Wow, did you see her deck that guy that pinched her?
to clothe with more than ordinary elegance
- Finnish: tällätä (someone), tälläytyä (oneself)
- Hebrew: ,
to furnish with a deck, as a vessel
- Finnish: kattaa
(slang) to knock someone to the floor with a single punch
- Finnish: kaataa
Deck may refer to:
- Deck (ship), a floor or level of a ship
In games and sports:
- Théodore Deck, 19th century French ceramicist.
- A phrase, sentence or several sentences near the title of an article or story
deck in German: Deck
deck in Dutch: Deck
deck in Japanese: デッキ
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