Definitions for Loungelaʊndʒ

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

loungelaʊndʒ(v.; n.)lounged, loung•ing

  1. (v.i.)to pass time indolently.

  2. to rest or recline indolently; loll.

  3. to go or move in a leisurely manner.

  4. (v.t.)to pass (time) indolently:

    to lounge the afternoon away.

  5. (n.)an often backless sofa having a headrest at one end.

    Category: Furniture

  6. a usu. public room for relaxing or waiting.

  7. a section on a train, plane, or ship for socializing.

  8. Ref: cocktail lounge.

Origin of lounge:

1500–10

Princeton's WordNet

  1. sofa, couch, lounge(noun)

    an upholstered seat for more than one person

  2. lounge, waiting room, waiting area(verb)

    a room (as in a hotel or airport) with seating where people can wait

  3. lounge(verb)

    sit or recline comfortably

    "He was lounging on the sofa"

  4. loiter, lounge, footle, lollygag, loaf, lallygag, hang around, mess about, tarry, linger, lurk, mill about, mill around(verb)

    be about

    "The high school students like to loiter in the Central Square"; "Who is this man that is hanging around the department?"

Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary

  1. lounge(noun)ʊndʒ

    a part of a public building where people can sit and relax

    the lounge downstairs at the hotel; an airport lounge

  2. loungeʊndʒ

    living room

    the armchair in the lounge

  3. lounge(verb)ʊndʒ

    to sit or lie around lazily

    teenagers lounging on the couch

Wiktionary

  1. lounge(Noun)

    A waiting room in an office, airport etc.

  2. lounge(Noun)

    A domestic living room.

  3. lounge(Noun)

    An establishment, similar to a bar, that serves alcohol and often plays background music or shows television.

  4. lounge(Noun)

    A large comfortable seat for two or three people or more, a sofa or couch; also called lounge chair.

  5. lounge(Verb)

    To relax as if in a lounge.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Lounge(adj)

    to spend time lazily, whether lolling or idly sauntering; to pass time indolently; to stand, sit, or recline, in an indolent manner

  2. Lounge(noun)

    an idle gait or stroll; the state of reclining indolently; a place of lounging

  3. Lounge(noun)

    a piece of furniture resembling a sofa, upon which one may lie or recline

British National Corpus

  1. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Lounge' in Written Corpus Frequency: #3537

  2. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Lounge' in Nouns Frequency: #2284


Translations for Lounge

Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary

lounge(verb)

to lie back in a casual manner

lounging on a sofa.

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