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lounge  


      vb  
1    intr; often foll by: about or around   to sit, lie, walk, or stand in a relaxed manner  
2    to pass (time) lazily or idly  
      n  
3   
a    a communal room in a hotel, ship, theatre, etc., used for waiting or relaxing in  
b    (as modifier)  
lounge chair     
4      (Chiefly Brit)   a living room in a private house  
5      (Also called)    lounge bar, saloon bar     (Brit)   a more expensive bar in a pub or hotel  
6      (Chiefly U.S. and Canadian)  
a    an expensive bar, esp. in a hotel  
b       short for       cocktail lounge  
7    a sofa or couch, esp. one with a headrest and no back  
8    the act or an instance of lounging  
     (C16: origin unknown)  


cocktail lounge  
      n   a room in a hotel, restaurant, etc., where cocktails or other alcoholic drinks are served  
lounge lizard  
      n  
Informal   an idle frequenter of places where rich or prominent people gather  
lounge suit  
      n   the customary suit of matching jacket and trousers worn by men for the normal business day  
sun lounge   ,   (U.S.)   sun parlor  
      n   a room with large windows positioned to receive as much sunlight as possible  
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lounge  
      vb  
1    intr; often foll by: about or around   to sit, lie, walk, or stand in a relaxed manner  
2    to pass (time) lazily or idly  
      n  
3   
a    a communal room in a hotel, ship, theatre, etc., used for waiting or relaxing in  
b    (as modifier)  
lounge chair     
4      (Chiefly Brit)   a living room in a private house  
5      (Also called)    lounge bar, saloon bar     (Brit)   a more expensive bar in a pub or hotel  
6      (Chiefly U.S. and Canadian)  
a    an expensive bar, esp. in a hotel  
b       short for       cocktail lounge  
7    a sofa or couch, esp. one with a headrest and no back  
8    the act or an instance of lounging  
     (C16: origin unknown)  


cocktail lounge  
      n   a room in a hotel, restaurant, etc., where cocktails or other alcoholic drinks are served  
lounge lizard  
      n  
Informal   an idle frequenter of places where rich or prominent people gather  
lounge suit  
      n   the customary suit of matching jacket and trousers worn by men for the normal business day  
sun lounge   ,   (U.S.)   sun parlor  
      n   a room with large windows positioned to receive as much sunlight as possible  

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lounge  


      vb  
1    laze, lie about, loaf, loiter, loll, make oneself at home, recline, relax, saunter, sprawl, take it easy  
2    dawdle, fritter time away, hang out     (informal)   idle, kill time, pass time idly, potter, veg out     (slang, chiefly U.S.)   waste time  

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Collaborative Dictionary     English Definition
n.
bar or counter where drinks are served without limitation after paying a fixed fee
id.
going from one bar to another
n.
restaurant; bar, pub, cafe that serves also food
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