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promenade deck

noun
1.
an upper deck or part of a deck on a passenger ship where passengers can stroll, often covered with a light shade deck.
Origin of promenade deck
1820-1830
1820-30, Americanism
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  • No, no; that is the first-class quarters; you know that you have no right on the promenade deck.

    In Search of El Dorado Harry Collingwood
  • We attended the concert in the Lounge, and the ball on the promenade deck which followed.

    Kent Knowles: Quahaug Joseph C. Lincoln
  • We also took on board three thousand bundles of bananas, which were hung up in the netting all round the promenade deck.

  • It was the time of day when the promenade deck was always full.

    The Girl on the Boat Pelham Grenville Wodehouse
  • Gaiety and youth usually appear upon the promenade deck, having taken saloon passage.

    The Shuttle Frances Hodgson Burnett
  • The captain gave him his card, and the sailor mounted to the promenade deck.

    Asiatic Breezes Oliver Optic
  • So they sat once again, side by side, on the promenade deck.

  • The two physicians paced the full length of the promenade deck.

    Atlantis Gerhart Hauptmann
  • The firing on the promenade deck ceased, Waiting for the searchlight to direct their aim.

    The Cruise of the Dry Dock T. S. Stribling
  • The promenade deck was crowded with those who were to sail, and those who had come to see them off.

    Bee and Butterfly Lucy Foster Madison
British Dictionary definitions for promenade deck

promenade deck

noun
1.
an upper covered deck of a passenger ship for the use of the passengers
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