Definition of three-decker in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈTHrēˌdekər/

Entry from US English dictionary


1A thing with three levels or layers: [as modifier]: three-decker sandwiches
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  • The deserts are similarly cloying and sticky, although a couple of them (the passion-fruit-meringue pie and a towering, three-decker coconut flan) are compulsively edible.
  • That night we ate over the water at a three-decker restaurant with exquisite food and atmosphere.
1.1 historical A sailing warship with three gun decks.

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Syllabification: three-deck·er

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