sun deck

or sun·deck


noun

a raised, open area, as a roof, terrace, or ship's deck, that is exposed to the sun.

Nearby words

  1. sun bittern,
  2. sun blind,
  3. sun block,
  4. sun cream,
  5. sun dance,
  6. sun disc,
  7. sun disk,
  8. sun gear,
  9. sun god,
  10. sun grebe

Origin of sun deck

First recorded in 1905–10

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British Dictionary definitions for sun deck

sun deck

noun

an upper open deck on a passenger ship
US, Australian and NZ a balcony or deck attached to a house, originally used for sunbathing
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