sun·​deck ˈsən-ˌdek How to pronounce sundeck (audio)
: the usually upper deck of a ship that is exposed to the most sun
: a roof, deck, or terrace for sunning

Examples of sundeck in a Sentence

the girls spent the afternoon reading and tanning on the sundeck
Recent Examples on the Web Also among the many amenities will be 24 hotel rooms on the ship's fifth level, complete with private sundecks. Charlotte Phillipp, Peoplemag, 25 Mar. 2024 The private terrace spans over 3,000 square feet and features a hot tub, sundeck, and dining area. Harrison Pierce, Condé Nast Traveler, 25 Mar. 2024 Geared toward outdoor living, Spear sports an expansive sundeck, multiple alfresco dining spots, and plenty of open-air lounge areas. Rachel Cormack, Robb Report, 22 Mar. 2024 The villa's private pool is surrounded by a paved sundeck with sun loungers and native plants and flowers that deliver extra privacy. Dobrina Zhekova, Travel + Leisure, 20 Mar. 2024 As per the renders, Palm Beach Vitruvius is packed with plush features, such as an expandable beach club with an infinity pool and a scenic sundeck with a Jacuzzi and bar. Rachel Cormack, Robb Report, 20 Mar. 2024 The 110 square meter sundeck on the 45 model is designed to accommodate a variety of uses, day or night. Kathleen Turner, Forbes, 29 Feb. 2024 Guests can watch from the flybridge or the lounging space at the bow of the sundeck. Julia Zaltzman, Robb Report, 23 Feb. 2024 But the most notable feature is its wellness floor, which has a gym with river views, a 12,000-square-foot spa, an outdoor sundeck, and a heated indoor swimming pool with views of Lake Michigan. Meena Thiruvengadam, Travel + Leisure, 21 Feb. 2024

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Word History

First Known Use

1876, in the meaning defined at sense 2

Time Traveler
The first known use of sundeck was in 1876

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Cite this Entry

“Sundeck.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 13 Apr. 2024.

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