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"deke" is probably misspelled. Trying deck instead Definition of deck

1. deck [ n ] any of various floor-like platforms built into a vessel

Used in print:

(LeRoy Fothergill, "Biological Warfare", in Peter...)

The spraying operation was conducted from the rear deck of a small Naval vessel , cruising two miles off-shore and vertical to an on-shore breeze .

Synonyms deck Related Terms platform hurricane_deck gun_deck lido_deck flight_deck foredeck orlop_deck dime main_deck afterdeck quarterdeck lower_deck upper_deck ship

2. deck [ n ] (slang) a packet of narcotics

Used in print:

(Dell Shannon, The Ace of Spades....)

A couple decks for me , Mr._Skyros - and ten twelve to sell , see , I like to have a little ready cash '' .

I bring you the cash , say five_hundred for ten decks .

Synonyms deck Related Terms packet narcotic cant

3. deck [ n ] a pack of 52 playing cards

Used in print:

(Jim Thompson, The Transgressors....)

Now , he could only play the last card in what was probably the world 's coldest deck .

Synonyms deck_of_cards deck pack_of_cards Related Terms pack queen suit playing_card

4. Deck [ n ] Last name, frequency rank in the U.S. is 6554

Synonyms Deck

5. deck [ v ] knock down with force
Examples: "He decked his opponent"

Synonyms knock_down coldcock dump floor deck Related Terms beat floor

6. deck [ v ] be beautiful to look at
Examples: "Flowers adorned the tables everywhere"

Synonyms adorn decorate grace embellish beautify deck Related Terms be ornament decoration decoration beautification adornment

7. deck [ v ] decorate
Examples: "deck the halls with holly"

Synonyms bedight bedeck deck Related Terms decorate plume

8. deck [ n ] a porch that resembles the deck on a ship

Synonyms deck Related Terms porch sun_deck

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