floor floor  /f ˈlɔr/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) the inside lower horizontal surface (as of a room, hallway, tent, or other structure)
  2. (n) a structure consisting of a room or set of rooms at a single position along a vertical scale
  3. (n) a lower limit
  4. (n) the ground on which people and animals move about
  5. (n) the bottom surface of any lake or other body of water
  6. (n) the lower inside surface of any hollow structure
  7. (n) the occupants of a floor
  8. (n) the parliamentary right to address an assembly
  9. (n) the legislative hall where members debate and vote and conduct other business
  10. (n) a large room in a exchange where the trading is done
  11. (v) surprise greatly; knock someone's socks off
  12. (v) knock down with force

Usage(s):

  1. Madonna returns to the dance floor for inspiration and comes back with an irresistible new album.
  2. Since most people don't own floor buffers or other electric mopping equipment, the Scooba isn't following a hard act.
  3. Meanwhile, it's not clear how long Estrada's nomination will stay on the floor, but neither party looks ready to back down.

News

  1. Big Ticket: A Floor Full of Light, Sold for $13.5 Million

    A 5,027-square-foot floor-through loft with four exposures, including city and Hudson River views.        
    on June 22, 2013     Source: New York Times

  2. Daimer Launches Patented Floor Cleaning Machines Line For Tile And Carpets

    High-tech floor cleaners capable of accomplishing a variety of floor cleaning functions with unmatched results are the hottest systems in the cleaning business right now. Daimer's new, versatile floor hard surface machines can function as carpet equipment, tile cleaners, and much more. (PRWeb June 21, 2013) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/floor-cleaning-machines/for-multi ...
    on June 21, 2013     Source: PRWeb

  3. Factory Floor Announce Debut Album

    Four years after Factory Floor formed into the unit we know now, the London-based band has announced its debut album. The 10-track Factory Floor will be released September 9 in Europe and September 10 in the U.S. through DFA Records , and will include the singles "Fall Back" and "Two Different Ways" . Check out the tracklist below. Factory Floor signed to DFA in 2011 to release "Two Different ...
    on June 20, 2013     Source: Pitchfork

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Quotes

  • "We will take the bill to the floor when it is ready, and when it is ready we will have the votes to pass it," said Mrs Pelosi.
    on Jul 23, 2009 By: Nancy Pelosi Source: Telegraph.co.uk

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