deck light

noun Nautical.

a skylight for a 'tween deck, built flush with the upper deck.
any light for illuminating the deck of a ship.

Nearby words

  1. deck department,
  2. deck gang,
  3. deck hand,
  4. deck hook,
  5. deck lid,
  6. deck load,
  7. deck log,
  8. deck officer,
  9. deck out,
  10. deck over

Origin of deck light

First recorded in 1840–50 Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019