- a weather deck on top of a poop.
Origin of poop deck
First recorded in 1830–40
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Examples from the Web for poop deck
After its poop-deck debacle, Carnival slashed the price of its cruises to just $38 a night.16 Surprising Things Now More Expensive Than a Night on a Carnival Cruise
April 12, 2013
They were densely crowded aft, and swarmed upon the poop-deck like bees.The Uncommercial Traveller
Outside on the poop-deck he found Asad alone now with Marzak under the awning.
Upon that he quitted Vigitello, and slowly, thoughtfully, returned to the poop-deck.
Seas creamed and licked the poop-deck edge, now to starboard, now to port.The Mutiny of the Elsinore
He had mounted to the poop-deck, and was walking towards the wheel.Sail Ho!
George Manville Fenn
- nautical the deck on top of the poop
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