be·​low·​decks bi-ˌlō-ˈdeks How to pronounce belowdecks (audio)
: inside or into the superstructure of a boat : down to a lower deck

Word History

First Known Use

1652, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of belowdecks was in 1652

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Cite this Entry

“Belowdecks.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 8 Jun. 2023.

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