Definisi 'float'
English to English
noun
1 the time interval between the deposit of a check in a bank and its payment
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2 the number of shares outstanding and available for trading by the public
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3 a drink with ice cream floating in it
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4 an elaborate display mounted on a platform carried by a truck (or pulled by a truck) in a procession or parade
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5 a hand tool with a flat face used for smoothing and finishing the surface of plaster or cement or stucco
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6 something that floats on the surface of water
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7 an air-filled sac near the spinal column in many fishes that helps maintain buoyancy
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8 Anything which floats or rests on the surface of a fluid, as to sustain weight, or to indicate the height of the surface, or mark the place of, something.
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verb
9 be in motion due to some air or water current
Example:
• The leaves were blowing in the wind
• the boat drifted on the lake
• The sailboat was adrift on the open sea
• the shipwrecked boat drifted away from the shore
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10 be afloat either on or below a liquid surface and not sink to the bottom
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11 set afloat
Example:
• He floated the logs down the river
• The boy floated his toy boat on the pond
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12 circulate or discuss tentatively; test the waters with
Example:
• The Republicans are floating the idea of a tax reform
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13 move lightly, as if suspended
Example:
• The dancer floated across the stage
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14 put into the water
Example:
• float a ship
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15 make the surface of level or smooth
Example:
• float the plaster
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16 allow (currencies) to fluctuate
Example:
• The government floated the ruble for a few months
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17 convert from a fixed point notation to a floating point notation
Example:
• float data
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18 To rest on the surface of any fluid; to swim; to be buoyed up.
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19 To cause to float; to cause to rest or move on the surface of a fluid; as, the tide floated the ship into the harbor.
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More Word(s)
swim, buoyant, floaty, floatation, flotation, go down, go under, settle, sink, masonry, sac, artefact, artifact, hand tool, display, stock, launch, go, transport, essay,

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