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

Example Sentences

the girls spent the afternoon reading and tanning on the sundeck
Recent Examples on the Web Above this, the sundeck is the perfect place for cocktails. Rachel Cormack, Robb Report, 29 July 2022 When above the water, seafarers can make use of the massive sundeck, which is equipped with a freshwater pool, a bar and an al fresco dining table. Rachel Cormack, Robb Report, 3 Oct. 2022 Christensen’s glamorous 163-foot Casino Royale offers six luxurious staterooms with en suites and impressive marble work, as well as a massive sundeck, a large Jacuzzi and a scenic sky lounge. Rachel Cormack, Robb Report, 23 Sep. 2022 The 35-foot pool on the sundeck has both Atlantic and Caribbean views. Jen Murphy, Town & Country, 7 Oct. 2022 Optima Old Orchard Woods is described on a Trilogy Residential Management website as a luxury complex with underground heated parking, a swimming pool, club room, sundeck and fitness center. Elena Ferrarin, Chicago Tribune, 5 Oct. 2022 The highlight of the exterior is the vast sundeck, which is split into two distinct areas. Rachel Cormack, Robb Report, 2 Aug. 2022 The morning before the rose ceremony, Ethan sits on the sundeck with Tino. Kristen Baldwin,, 16 Aug. 2022 All suites enjoy access to exclusive areas and amenities like the Concierge Lounge, an outdoor terrace, and a private sundeck with two whirlpools and unobstructed sea views. Wendy Altschuler, Forbes, 11 July 2022 See More

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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 27 Nov. 2022.

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