lounge definition

  • verb-intransitive:
    • To move or work in a lazy, calm method; loll: lounging regarding the settee; lounged around in pajamas.
    • To pass time idly: lounged in Venice till Summer.
    • to invest time lazily, whether lolling or idly sauntering; to pass time indolently; to stand, stay, or recline, in an indolent fashion.
  • verb-transitive:
    • To pass (time) in a lazy, calm, or idle means: lounged your day away.
  • noun:
    • A public waiting area, like in a hotel or an air terminal, usually having smoking cigarettes or lavatory facilities.
    • A cocktail lounge.
    • an income space.
    • A lobby.
    • A long couch, especially one having no back and a headrest at one end.
    • A waiting area in an office, airport etc.
    • A domestic living room.
    • An establishment, just like a bar, that serves liquor and frequently plays music or reveals television.
    • a sizable comfortable seat for 2 or three men and women or even more, a sofa or sofa; also known as lounge chair.
    • An idle gait or walk; the state of reclining indolently; a spot of lounging.
    • A piece of furnishings resembling a sofa, where one may rest or recline.
    • The act of sauntering or strolling; the act of reclining at ease or lolling.
    • somewhere frequented by idlers.
    • A kind of couch for reclining, having one arm just and a minimal straight back, or no right back, so as to be applied from either part.
    • a delicacy; a comfort.
    • An obsolete spelling of lunge.
    • an upholstered chair for over one individual
    • a-room (as in a hotel or airport) with sitting where individuals can wait
  • verb:
    • To unwind like in a lounge.
    • remain or recline comfortably
    • be about
  • others:
    • to behave, go, or remainder in a lazy or listless way; move about or do just about anything with neglect or indifference.
    • To recline in a lazy attitude; loll: since, to lounge on a sofa.

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