The first checkpoint was decked out in the blue and yellow of the Ukrainian flag and just inside the city limits.
The track opens on Rihanna approaching her swampy throne, decked out in an outfit Miley Cyrus could only dream of.
Despite the hardship of the past couple of weeks, Lawami, who's decked out in green scrubs, doesn't seem shaken up.
decked in lacy lingerie her public tease dancing emphasizes her, um, flexibility.
Is he a bearded Mongolian warrior on horseback, decked out in lustrous jade and gold armor?
Suppose the word "war" had never been invented and had never been hallowed through the ages and decked with gay trappings.
Many a spring had decked its twigs with tender, succulent green.
Midway round the pole they place a lesser globe, binding it with purple fillets, but the end of the pole is decked with saffron.
This beach is the floor of our ball-room, and we dance, and are decked with jewels.
Remembering that seat of ivory in thy court, decked with jewels and beholding this seat of kusa grass, grief consumeth me, O king!
"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+)