IT’S A WORD OF THE DAY QUIZ BONANZA!
Origin of quarterdeck
Words nearby quarterdeck
Example sentences from the Web for quarterdeck
It may be delightfully chewy, richly tannic, and marvelous for sipping one sultry night on the quarterdeck of your yacht.Drinking With the Stars: Drew Barrymore, Ramona Singer Wade Into Wine|Rebecca Dana|July 27, 2012|DAILY BEAST
He marched up to the quarterdeck, stood at attention, and said, “Petty Officer Klauser reporting for duty.”
I carried my lantern across her quarterdeck, and with timid steps again descended into the after cabin.The Pilots of Pomona|Robert Leighton
On the quarterdeck was the commander; and presently, when the men had been reported present, he gave them a few words.Pincher Martin, O.D.|H. Taprell Dorling
Two or three there was walkin' aft the quarterdeck, so out I sings 'Hullo!
Im glad youre here on my quarterdeck with me to-night, doctor.Cursed|George Allan England
They found their deliverer pacing his quarterdeck, with his hands in his pockets, and a stern frown on his countenance.Philosopher Jack|R.M. Ballantyne