Definition of 'lounge'

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Example sentences containing 'lounge'

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No lounge or kitchen facilities but a great deal and a fantastic range of dining options on the resort. The Sun (2016)There are two honesty bars and three lounges to chill in - ideal for after dinner. The Sun (2016)IT already has the best airport lounges in the business. The Sun (2017)I look at these holiday photos of families having a great time and lounging around a pool. Times, Sunday Times (2016)No lounge or kitchen facilities but a really great deal and ideal for half board or the fantastic range of dining options on the resort. The Sun (2017)A devotee of the package holiday, he compared life with being in transit at an airport departure lounge. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The ship's in full party mood now, the bars and lounges buzzing. Times, Sunday Times (2017)Afterwards, huddle round the covered open fire, lounging on sofas and sipping drinks from the honesty bar. Times, Sunday Times (2016)There is a cosy communal lounge with board games and an internet terminal. Times, Sunday Times (2007)They went on an afternoon hike leaving us chatting in the hotel lounge. The Sun (2010)There is a restaurant and lounge bar with a dance floor. The Sun (2015)That would be like calling a drawing room a lounge. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Most people are lounging about sipping champagne. Times, Sunday Times (2007)The club lounge also has its own outside deck. Times, Sunday Times (2011)He had dressed them in dark lounge suits to try to convince onlookers that they were businessmen. Times, Sunday Times (2012)They were seen chanting and praying in the departure lounge. The Sun (2007)Some also in the same livery were lounging about the fire. George MacDonald The Princess and the Curdie (1883)The overall look is airport executive lounge meets paint factory. Times, Sunday Times (2009)What unfolds is like a terrible lounge act gone wrong. Times, Sunday Times (2010)We mingled with other parents in the kitchens and communal lounge. Times, Sunday Times (2012)The facilities include a communal lounge and laundry. Times, Sunday Times (2012)The meeting took place in one of the hotel lounges. Times, Sunday Times (2011)The rooftop infinity pool has city views and a lounge bar. Times, Sunday Times (2008) Club lounges became too full and they are tightening up on it now. Times, Sunday Times (2006)He accused them of wanting to spend time lounging by a pool rather than carry out a difficult duty. Times, Sunday Times (2014)It has just come out and is guaranteed to be your cool companion whether on the beach or airport lounge. Times, Sunday Times (2011)He then lifted her out of the pool and placed her in one of the lounge chairs around the pool. The Sun (2008)The ticket office is now the master bedroom and the former waiting room a lounge where you will like to linger. Times, Sunday Times (2013)The music happens at night, leaving the days for lounging on the beach. Times, Sunday Times (2012)And then I stomped around the departure lounge shouting at people for having the wrong shaped hair. The Sun (2006)

Synonyms of 'lounge'

relax, pass time, hang out, idle

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Translations for 'lounge'

British English: lounge /laʊndʒ/ NOUN
A lounge is a room in a house, or in a hotel, where people sit and relax.
He sat on a sofa in the lounge.
  • American English: family room
  • Arabic: غُرْفَةُ جُلُوسٍ
  • Brazilian Portuguese: sala de estar
  • Chinese: 休闲室
  • Croatian: predvorje
  • Czech: obývací pokoj
  • Danish: dagligstue
  • Dutch: zitkamer
  • European Spanish: sala
  • Finnish: oleskeluhuone
  • French: salon
  • German: Wohnzimmer
  • Greek: σαλόνι
  • Italian: sala d’aspetto
  • Japanese: ラウンジ
  • Korean: 라운지
  • Norwegian: dagligstue
  • Polish: salon
  • European Portuguese: sala de estar
  • Romanian: hol
  • Russian: гостиная
  • Spanish: sala
  • Swedish: vardagsrum
  • Thai: ห้องนั่งเล่นในบ้าน
  • Turkish: oturma odası
  • Ukrainian: кімната відпочинку
  • Vietnamese: phòng khách


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