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Definition 1: any of various platforms built into a vessel - [noun denoting artifact]

(deck is a kind of ...) a raised horizontal surface

"the speaker mounted the platform"

(... is a kind of deck ) a deck abaft of midships

(... is a kind of deck ) the stern area of a ship's upper deck

(... is a kind of deck ) the fourth or lowest deck

(... is a kind of deck ) the uppermost sheltered deck that runs the entire length of a large vessel

(... is a kind of deck ) the deck below the main deck

(... is a kind of deck ) an open deck including a swimming pool

(... is a kind of deck ) a deck at the top of a passenger ship

(... is a kind of deck ) formerly any deck other than the weather deck having cannons from end to end

(... is a kind of deck ) the deck between the bridge and the forecastle

(... is a kind of deck ) the upper deck of an aircraft carrier; used as a runway

(... is a kind of deck ) a higher deck

(... is part of deck) a vessel that carries passengers or freight

Definition 2: street name for a packet of illegal drugs - [noun denoting artifact]

(deck is a kind of ...) a small package or bundle

(... is a kind of deck ) street name for a packet of illegal drugs that is sold for ten dollars

(deck is used in the usage domain ...) a characteristic language of a particular group (as among thieves)

"they don't speak our lingo"

Definition 3: a porch that resembles the deck on a ship - [noun denoting artifact]

(deck is a kind of ...) a structure attached to the exterior of a building often forming a covered entrance

(... is a kind of deck ) an unroofed deck

Definition 4: a pack of 52 playing cards - [noun denoting group]

Synonyms for deck in the sense of this definition

(deck is a kind of ...) a complete collection of similar things

(deck is a member of ...) one of a pack of cards that are used to play card games

(deck is a member of ...) one of four face cards in a deck bearing a picture of a queen

(deck is a member of ...) playing card in any of four sets of 13 cards in a pack; each set has its own symbol and color

"a flush is five cards in the same suit" "in bridge you must follow suit" "what suit is trumps?"

Definition 5: knock down with force - [verb of contact]

Samples where deck or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • He decked his opponent

Synonyms for deck in the sense of this definition

(deck is a kind of ...) hit repeatedly

"beat on the door" "beat the table with his shoe"

Definition 6: decorate - [verb of creation]

Samples where deck or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • deck the halls with holly

Synonyms for deck in the sense of this definition

(deck is a kind of ...) make more attractive by adding ornament, colour, etc.

"Decorate the room for the party" "beautify yourself for the special day"

(... is a kind of deck ) deck with a plume

"a plumed helmet"

Definition 7: be beautiful to look at - [verb of stative]

Samples where deck or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • Flowers adorned the tables everywhere

Synonyms for deck in the sense of this definition

(deck is a kind of ...) have the quality of being; (copula, used with an adjective or a predicate noun)

"John is rich" "This is not a good answer"

(... is a kind of deck ) be an ornament to

"stars ornamented the Christmas tree"

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