What is another word for on deck?

139 synonyms found


[ ˌɒn dˈɛk], [ ˌɒn dˈɛk], [ ˌɒ_n d_ˈɛ_k]

Synonyms for On deck:

How to use "On deck" in context?

On deck is a term that is used in the sailing world. It is used to describe the position of a boat or ship where the captain, or someone in charge, is ready to take control of the vessel in case it is needed. It is also used to describe the position of someone who is waiting to be called upon to do something.

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