English dictionary



Hint: Question mark (?) is a wildcard. Question mark substitutes one character.

English noun: deck

1. deck (artifact) any of various platforms built into a vessel


Broader (hypernym)platform


Narrower (hyponym)afterdeck, awning deck, flight deck, foredeck, fourth deck, gun deck, hurricane deck, hurricane roof, landing deck, lido deck, lower deck, main deck, orlop, orlop deck, promenade deck, quarterdeck, second deck, third deck, upper deck


Part meronymship

2. deck (artifact) street name for a packet of illegal drugs


Broader (hypernym)packet


Narrower (hyponym)dime, dime bag


Domain usageargot, cant, jargon, lingo, patois, slang, vernacular

3. deck (group) a pack of 52 playing cards


Synonymsdeck of cards, pack of cards


Broader (hypernym)pack


Member holonymplaying card, queen, suit

4. deck (artifact) a porch that resembles the deck on a ship


Broader (hypernym)porch


Narrower (hyponym)sun deck


English verb: deck

1. deck (stative) be beautiful to look at


SamplesFlowers adorned the tables everywhere.


ExamplesHolly flowers deck the halls


Synonymsadorn, beautify, decorate, embellish, grace


Pattern of useSomething ----s something


Broader (hypernym)be


Narrower (hyponym)ornament

2. deck (creation) decorate


SamplesDeck the halls with holly.


ExamplesThey deck the halls with holly


Synonymsbedeck, bedight


Pattern of useSomebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s somebody with something.
Somebody ----s something PP


Broader (hypernym)adorn, beautify, decorate, embellish, grace, ornament


Narrower (hyponym)plume

3. deck (contact) knock down with force


SamplesHe decked his opponent.


ExamplesThe fighter managed to deck his opponent


Synonymscoldcock, dump, floor, knock down


Pattern of useSomebody ----s somebody


Broader (hypernym)beat









Based on WordNet 3.0 copyright © Princeton University.
Web design: Orcapia v/Per Bang. English edition: .
2017 onlineordbog.dk