floor

phonetic symbol: / flɔ́r / 

floor - English Dictionary

[ noun ]
■ the inside lower horizontal surface (as of a room, hallway, tent, or other structure)
e.g.)
・they needed rugs to cover the bare floors
・we spread our sleeping bags on the dry floor of the tent
flooring

[ noun ]
■ a structure consisting of a room or set of rooms at a single position along a vertical scale
level , storey , story

[ noun ]
■ a large room in a exchange where the trading is done
e.g.)
・he is a floor trader
trading floor

[ noun ]
■ the legislative hall where members debate and vote and conduct other business
e.g.)
・there was a motion from the floor

[ noun ]
■ the parliamentary right to address an assembly
e.g.)
・the chairman granted him the floor

[ noun ]
■ a lower limit
e.g.)
・the government established a wage floor
base

[ noun ]
■ the occupants of a floor
e.g.)
・the whole floor complained about the lack of heat

[ noun ]
■ the bottom surface of any lake or other body of water

[ noun ]
■ the ground on which people and animals move about
e.g.)
・the fire spared the forest floor

[ noun ]
■ the lower inside surface of any hollow structure
e.g.)
・the floor of the pelvis
・the floor of the cave

[ verb ]
■ knock down with force
coldcock , deck , dump , knock down

[ verb ]
■ surprise greatly
■ knock someone's socks off
e.g.)
・I was floored when I heard that I was promoted
ball over , blow out of the water , shock , take aback

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