follow Dictionary.com

7 Essential Words of Fall

weather deck

noun
1.
(on a ship) the uppermost continuous deck exposed to the weather.
Origin
1840-1850
1840-50
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source
Examples from the web for weather deck
  • They found that all weather deck hatches were left open.
  • Units exposed to weather deck areas shall receive two coats of primer and one.
  • Electrical connections for portable lights must be made from outlets on the weather deck.
  • Cargo deck area means that part of the weather deck that is directly over the cargo tanks.
  • Explore the weather deck where the sailors worked and the dark and cramped spaces below where the colonists lived.
  • Connections to tanks installed below the weather deck shall be made to a trunk or dome extending above the weather deck.

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for weather deck

Few English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for weather

13
12
Scrabble Words With Friends