decknoun [ C ]uk /dek/ us /dek/
deck noun [ C ] (FLOOR)
- The ship's deck is composed of steel plates.
- Two helicopters winched the passengers to safety from the deck of the ship.
- I felt seasick, so I went up on deck for some fresh air.
- As the wind increased, the deck of the ship began to heave beneath his feet.
- On a ship the furniture is often bolted to the deck.