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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.
- Carried somehow, somewhither, for some reason, on these surging floods, were these travelers,(nb..). Even such a boat as the ''Mount Vernon'' offered a total deck space so cramped as to leave secrecy or privacy well out of the question, even had the motley and democratic assemblage of passengers been disposed to accord either.
A pack or set of playing cards.
A headline consisting of one or more actual lines of text.
2005, Richard Keeble, ''Print Journalism: A Critical Introduction'' (page 114)
- If there's a strapline or subdeck, write these after the main deck and don't use the same words.
2011, David Kroenke, Donald Nilson, ''Office 365 in Business''
- Navigate to the location where your PowerPoint deck is stored and select it.
A heap or store.
1655, (w), (w), Act III, scene iii:
- A paper-blurrer, who on all occasions, / For all times, and all season, hath such trinkets / Ready in the deck
A folded paper used for distributing illicit drugs.
2007, ''Reports of cases argued and determined in the Supreme Court of New Jersey'' (volume 188)
- Defendant placed the decks in his pocket and, after driving out of the city, gave one to Shore. While still in the car, Shore snorted half of the deck. When they returned to defendant's home, defendant handed Shore a second deck of heroin.
''We hit the deck as bullets began to fly.''
To furnish with a deck, as a vessel.
''Wow, did you see her deck that guy who pinched her?''
To up|dress (someone) up, to clothe with more than ordinary elegance
1591, (w), ''(w)'' Act III, Scene ii:
- And deck my body in gay ornaments, / And witch sweet ladies with my words and looks.
(RQ:King James Version)
1919, (w), ''(w)'', Moon and Sixpence/Chapter XXXIX|chapter 39
- They call beautiful a dress, a dog, a sermon; and when they are face to face with Beauty cannot recognise it. The false emphasis with which they try to deck their worthless thoughts blunts their susceptibilities.
To decorate (something).
1700, (w) (tr.), (w):
- (now the dew with spangles decked the ground)
To cover; to overspread.
(RQ:Milton Paradise Lost)
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