The Byrds closed the festivities down at dawn on her deck.
Between sixteen thousand and eighteen thousand French and Genoese were killed, either cut down on deck or drowned.
When it came time for Left Eye's rap, everyone wondered if an "L" replacement was on deck to surprise us.
People are snoozing in deck chairs, people are rowing slowly across the lake.
In hindsight, Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. had the deck stacked against it from the start.
I'll bet he wa'n't sorry when Sadie shows up on deck and waves for us to come on.
For perhaps an hour he remained on deck watching the strange vessel.
This number I reported to the first lieutenant, down on deck.
They were simply aghast, and Clif stood fairly rooted to the deck.
A scuttle in the deck of a steamer to admit fuel for the engine.
"covering over part of a ship," mid-15c., perhaps a shortening of Middle Low German verdeck (or a related North Sea Germanic word), a nautical word, from ver- "fore" + decken "to cover, put under roof," from Proto-Germanic *thackjam (related to thatch, q.v.).
Sense extended early in English from "covering" to "platform of a ship." "Pack of cards" is 1590s, perhaps because they were stacked like decks of a ship. Deck chair (1884) so called because they were used on ocean liners. Tape deck (1949) is in reference to the flat surface of old reel-to-reel tape recorders.
"adorn" (as in deck the halls), early 15c., from Middle Dutch dekken "to cover," from the same Germanic root as deck (n.). Meaning "to cover" is from 1510s in English. Replaced Old English þeccan. Related: Decked; decking.
"knock down," c.1953, probably from deck (n.) on the notion of laying someone out on the deck. Related: Decked; decking.
To knock someone down, esp with the fist; floor: Remember that guy I decked in the restaurant? (1940s+)