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Adjective
Floating or buoyant in water
“The easiest way to remain afloat while lying on the water is to have your arms outstretched straight from your shoulders, your palms down, providing a pontoon effect.”
Adjective
Sailing aboard a ship
“Soon, the puffing of an engine ahead and the motion of our craft convinced us that we were really afloat on the waters of the Pacific.”
Adjective
Covered with water and/or floating articles
“The entire village was afloat, including government offices and a school.”
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In preparation or progress
“Plans are afloat for a new chemical laboratory and medical college on the campus.”
Adjective
Solvent, free of debt
“His working heirs have their hands full keeping the business afloat.”
Adjective
Drifting randomly or without control
Adjective
Started
Adjective
Containing, soaked in, or covered in water
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Able or tending to keep afloat or rise to the top of a liquid or gas
Adjective
Maritime or aquatic in character, nature or use
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