promenade deck


Definition of promenade deck

: an upper deck or an area on a deck of a passenger ship where passengers stroll

Examples of promenade deck in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Travelers will ride inside the giant wing, which will be equipped with individual staterooms, recreational facilities and a promenade deck. Hall Hibbard, Popular Mechanics, "The Flying Wing of the Future," 10 Sep. 2020 The ship’s been turned into a slightly gimmicky family attraction, but retains much of its old-world dignity: The promenade deck features original details and inlaid-wood paneling. Rico Gagliano, WSJ, "3 Quick Escapes From Los Angeles," 1 Aug. 2018 Tip: Get a free tasting of Guy’s Pig & Anchor barbecue at lunch on embarkation day and on sea days, served on the promenade deck outside the smokehouse/brewhouse. David G. Molyneaux, miamiherald, "This cruise ship's elevators may be smarter than you," 30 May 2018 Even the original signage, promenade deck, wheel and wooden plank flooring is in place in the new Ship. Jasper J. Mirabile Jr., kansascity, "The Ship in West Bottoms brings back memories, serves good food | The Kansas City Star," 30 Oct. 2017

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First Known Use of promenade deck

1820, in the meaning defined above

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“Promenade deck.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 4 Dec. 2020.

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