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Adjective
Buoyant in water
“One of its striking features will be the use of water to create a floating deck for relaxation.”
Adjective
Suspended in air
“According to the patent, the floating blimp will be operated remotely by a human pilot while flying at between 500-1,000 feet off the ground.”
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Not having reached a decision
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Floating voters in dozens of key seats say their decision will be based on the parties' housing manifestos.”
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Changing regularly or constantly
“While floating rates have become excessively volatile, a return to the post-war Bretton Woods system of fixed rates is not the answer.”
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Tending to move in a nomadic fashion
“They are part of a floating population that moves around from season to season, getting temporary jobs for as long as they are available.”
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Which has no weight
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Extremely happy and excited
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Living or occurring in the air
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Transported or transmitted by water
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Existing in liquid or water
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Containing one or more drugs
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Suspended in an elevated position
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Existing only in the realms of one's imagination
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Not realistic
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Without purpose, direction, or guidance
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Not firmly or tightly fixed in place
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The raising of something, such as a body, without apparent physical cause, allegedly using the power of the mind
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The act or art of sustaining and propelling the body in water
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Wayfaring
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(usually in singular) The point at which an event commences
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Adverb
Floating in water; not sinking
Verb
Present participle for lie on the surface
“Barges floating quietly by the grassy river banks.”
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Present participle for rest or move on or near the surface of a liquid without sinking
“Apparently it takes three days to float down the river to the coast.”
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Present participle for remain in one place in the air
“Once airborne, balloons just float with the wind.”
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Present participle for to issue or sell shares in a company (or units in a trust) to members of the public, followed by listing on a stock exchange
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“She is not certain she wants to float the company, but hints at a possible buyout or merger in the future.”
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Present participle for to aimlessly move or drift from place to place
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Present participle for to cause something to be suspended in a liquid of greater density
“He floated the idea of a new alliance.”
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Present participle for to perform a glissade
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Present participle for to move about or around quickly and randomly
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Present participle for provide with money for a particular purpose
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Present participle for to jerk, shake or vibrate, especially up and down
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Present participle for to fly or ascend to a higher level
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Present participle for make way through water using arms, legs
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Present participle for to cause to move or slide from the land into the water
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Present participle for be or cause to be balanced or suspended
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Present participle for to wash or bathe
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Present participle for to move or throw swiftly and suddenly
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Present participle for visit as a spirit
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Present participle for to move or be moved in a particular direction by water
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