the inside lower horizontal surface (as of a room, hallway, tent, or other structure)
"they needed rugs to cover the bare floors"; "we spread our sleeping bags on the dry floor of the tent"
floor, level, storey, story(noun)
a structure consisting of a room or set of rooms at a single position along a vertical scale
"what level is the office on?"
narration, horizontal surface, account, narrative, grade, tale, storey, degree, base, flooring, tier, story, news report, trading floor, taradiddle, spirit level, write up, level, fib, chronicle, tarradiddle, layer, stage, history, point, stratum, report
a lower limit
"the government established a wage floor"
foundation, foot, alkali, bag, radix, stand, al-Qaeda, al-Qa'ida, substructure, theme, flooring, radical, base, basis, trading floor, home, storey, groundwork, base of operations, understructure, story, infrastructure, al-Qaida, pedestal, root, fundament, stem, level, root word, cornerstone, nucleotide
the ground on which people and animals move about
"the fire spared the forest floor"
the bottom surface of any lake or other body of water
the lower inside surface of any hollow structure
"the floor of the pelvis"; "the floor of the cave"
the occupants of a floor
"the whole floor complained about the lack of heat"
the parliamentary right to address an assembly
"the chairman granted him the floor"
the legislative hall where members debate and vote and conduct other business
"there was a motion from the floor"
floor, trading floor(verb)
a large room in a exchange where the trading is done
"he is a floor trader"
shock, floor, ball over, blow out of the water, take aback(verb)
surprise greatly; knock someone's socks off
"I was floored when I heard that I was promoted"
deck, coldcock, dump, knock down, floor(verb)
knock down with force
"He decked his opponent"
grace, bedeck, adorn, blow out of the water, dump, deck, push down, decorate, shock, down, cut down, underprice, ball over, embellish, pull down, coldcock, ditch, bedight, beautify, knock down, plunge, take aback, blast
The floor of 4.5 is 4.
To cover or furnish with a floor.
floor a house with pine boards
To strike down or lay level with the floor; to knock down.
As soon as our driver saw an insurgent in a car holding a detonation device, he floored the pedal and was 2,000 feet away when that car bomb exploded. We escaped certain death in the nick of time!
To silence by a conclusive answer or retort.
To amaze or greatly surprise.
We were floored by his confession.
To finish or make an end of.
For years we lived on the third floor.
Hence, the right to speak at a given time during a debate or other public event.
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How to use floor in a sentence?
Lots of times, people aren’t doing Kegels properly—they may be contracting their glutes or thighs or abdominals instead of it being a focused contraction of pelvic floor.
Working on the factory floor, I gained a real sense of why all the associates were smiling: it feels good to make something in America.
I hollered at him, and he proceeded to come charging at me, trying to knock me out. We kind of locked horns and fought on the floor.
It's not great if you're lactose intolerant, it's really not great if you're stuck on the floor and you're lactose intolerant.
First baton charge, then tear gas and when everything fails, firing. The constables have to squat on the ground placing one knee on the floor, take aim on the legs to incapacitate the rioters and fire.
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- أرض, ارضيةArabic
- под, дума, настилам, повалям, преодолявамBulgarian
- terra, sòlCatalan, Valencian
- podlaha, dolní celá částCzech
- lægge gulv, nedlægge, gulvDanish
- belegen, Boden, Plattform, Decke, Etage, niederschlagen, niederschmetternGerman
- δάπεδο, έδρανα, πάτωμα, πυθμένας, έδρανο, όροφοςGreek
- piso, suelo, palabraSpanish
- کف زمینPersian
- permanto, lattia, pohja, sali, puheenvuoro, välipohja, kansiFinnish
- sol, parole, partie entièreFrench
- làr, ùrlar, ùrlaraichScottish Gaelic
- फ़र्श, भूतलHindi
- pavimentare, pavimentoItalian
- 床, 床関数Japanese
- под, поподува, патосува, патосMacedonian
- vloer, vloerenDutch
- piso, chão, assoalhoPortuguese
- planșeu, podeaRomanian
- пол, дно, словоRussian
- pomentu, pamentuSardinian
- под, patos, подподити, патосати, patosati, патос, pod, podpoditiSerbo-Croatian
- pod, tlaSlovene
- lägga golv, golv, golvaSwedish
- фарши хонаTajik
- yer, taban, zeminTurkish
- sàn nhàVietnamese
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