Lounge meaning

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To pass time idly.

Lounged in Venice till June.

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To move or act in a lazy, relaxed way; loll.

Lounging on the sofa; lounged around in pajamas.

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A public waiting room, as in a hotel or an air terminal, often having smoking or lavatory facilities.
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To lounge is defined as to lay around or sit around in some kind of comfortable couch or chair.

When you lay stretched out on the couch and relax, this is an example of a time when you lounge on the couch.

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The definition of a lounge is an area in a public place such as a hotel, airport or club, where you can sit, wait and relax.

A comfortable room in an airport where first class passengers go to wait for their flights is an example of the First Class lounge.

A room off the lobby in a hotel where people can go and relax and listen to music and drink a drink is an example of a lounge.

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To pass (time) in a lazy, relaxed, or idle way.

Lounged the day away.

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A long couch, especially one having no back and a headrest at one end.
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To stand, move, sit, lie, etc. in a relaxed or lazy way; loll.
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To spend time in idleness.

They lounge around on street corners, wasting their lives.

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To spend by lounging.

To lounge the summer away.

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An act or time of lounging.
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(archaic) A lounging gait or stroll.
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A couch or sofa, esp. a backless one with a headrest at one end.
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An establishment, similar to a bar, that serves alcohol and often plays background music or shows television.
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A large comfortable seat for two or three people or more, a sofa or couch; also called lounge chair.
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To relax; to spend time lazily; to stand, sit, or recline, in an indolent manner.
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A cocktail lounge.
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Origin of lounge

  • Possibly from French s'allonger to stretch out from Old French alongier to lengthen from Medieval Latin allongāre Latin ad- ad- Latin longus long long1

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition