Origin of double-decker
Examples from the Web for double-decker
You'd been drunk for hours, but you dove off a double-decker lake boat and came up gracefully for air.Whatever You Do Someone Will Die. A Short Story About Impossible Choices in Iraq|Nathan Bradley Bethea|August 31, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Because of low clearances in two locations, double-decker freight containers cannot travel along that corridor.
Clyde had his way, and he and Burl shared a double-decker chamber.The Secret of the Ninth Planet|Donald Allen Wollheim
They had reached the head of the line, found themselves entering a huge, double-decker jet-transport.Voyage To Eternity|Milton Lesser
I have seen all services, and handled every rig, from a lugger to a double-decker!The Red Rover|James Fenimore Cooper
The double-decker is doomed, and the twenty-five-foot lot has had its day.The Battle with the Slum|Jacob A. Riis.
Let's get that double-decker again, and ride until we come to the end of the world.Bambi|Marjorie Benton Cooke
British Dictionary definitions for double-decker
- a thing or structure having two decks, layers, etc
- (as modifier)a double-decker sandwich