Meaning of “deckchair” in the English Dictionary

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"deckchair" in British English

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deckchairnoun [ C ]

uk /ˈdek.tʃeər/ us /ˈdek.tʃer/

Examples from literature

  • He walked aft and, placing himself in a deckchair, gazed listlessly at the stolid figure of the helmsman. 
  • Upon the balcony he saw a long outline, the outline of a deckchair with a figure stretched out in it. 

(Definition of “deckchair” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)