loung·er | \ˈlau̇n-jər \

Definition of lounger 

1 : one that lounges especially : idler

2 : an article of clothing or furniture designed for comfort and leisure use

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After the vows, guests were photographed upon arrival to the reception in front of a concrete backdrop created by Jessie Browning, and enjoyed cocktails on daybeds from LOHO and loungers from Flexible Love. Tamara Abraham, Harper's BAZAAR, "This Bridal Shop Owner Wore Five Different Dresses for her Palm Springs Wedding," 10 July 2018 Dine either under the shade of wooden pergolas on the deck or on the beach where sun lounger time is included with your meal. Melanie Reffes, USA TODAY, "Where to eat on the beach in the Caribbean," 8 June 2018 Serenity furniture and clamshell loungers are cushioned. David G. Molyneaux, miamiherald, "Carnival, that most American of cruise lines, won't return to Europe any time soon," 5 July 2018 The picturesque views of palm trees and endless ocean are also enough to keep loungers in their chairs. 2. Alexandra Deabler, Fox News, "The 4 best beaches in America, according to 'Dr. Beach'," 11 July 2018 There are 82 standalone villas, the highlight of which is that each comes with a large outdoor sandy terrace, complete with a private plunge pool, sun loungers, a shady majli (seating area), and a dining space. Peter Gwin, WSJ, "The Horses That Changed History," 19 June 2018 Reclining loungers, in-theater dining, expanded menus and bar service are amenities featured at select Cinemark theaters. Taylor Jade Powell, Cincinnati.com, "AMC vs. MoviePass vs. Cinemark: Which one offers the best bang for your buck?," 20 June 2018 There's also an indoor heated pool with spa loungers and a view of the Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts. Sarah Gish, kansascity, "Two Light tour: Downtown KC's new high-rise has two pools, a luxe penthouse | The Kansas City Star," 3 May 2018 Of course, the mile-long beach, with sun loungers and umbrellas, is also a great spot to get your vacation on. Alisha Prakash, USA TODAY, "10 Caribbean resorts with awesome water parks," 2 May 2018

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First Known Use of lounger

1508, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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