Found 3 items, similar to Floor.
English → Indonesian
English → English
n 1: the inside lower horizontal surface (as of a room or
hallway); “they needed rugs to cover the bare floors”
2: structure consisting of a room or set of rooms comprising a
single level of a multilevel building; “what level is the
3: a lower limit; “the government established a wage floor”
4: the ground on which people and animals move about; “the fire
spared the forest floor”
5: the bottom surface of any a cave or lake etc.
6: the occupants of a floor; “the whole floor complained about
the lack of heat”
7: the parliamentary right to address an assembly; “the
chairman granted him the floor”
8: the legislative hall where members debate and vote and
conduct other business; “there was a motion from the
9: a large room in a stock exchange where the trading is done;
“he is a floor trader”
[syn: trading floor
v 1: surprise greatly; knock someone's socks off; “I was floored
when I heard that I was promoted”
, blow out of the water
, take aback
2: knock down with force; “He decked his opponent”
, knock down
English → English
, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Floored
; p. pr. & vb. n.
1. To cover with a floor; to furnish with a floor; as, to
floor a house with pine boards.
2. To strike down or lay level with the floor; to knock down;
hence, to silence by a conclusive answer or retort; as, to
floor an opponent.
Floored or crushed by him. --Coleridge.
3. To finish or make an end of; as, to floor a college
I've floored my little-go work. --T. Hughes.
(fl[=o]r), n. [AS. fl[=o]r; akin to D. vloer, G.
flur field, floor, entrance hall, Icel. fl[=o]r floor of a
cow stall, cf. Ir. & Gael. lar floor, ground, earth, W.
llawr, perh. akin to L. planus level. Cf. Plain
1. The bottom or lower part of any room; the part upon which
we stand and upon which the movables in the room are
2. The structure formed of beams, girders, etc., with proper
covering, which divides a building horizontally into
stories. Floor in sense 1 is, then, the upper surface of
floor in sense 2.
3. The surface, or the platform, of a structure on which we
walk or travel; as, the floor of a bridge.
4. A story of a building. See Story
5. (Legislative Assemblies)
(a) The part of the house assigned to the members.
(b) The right to speak; as, the gentleman from Iowa has
the floor. [U.S.]
Note: Instead of he has the floor, the English say, he is in
possession of the house.
6. (Naut.) That part of the bottom of a vessel on each side
of the keelson which is most nearly horizontal.
(a) The rock underlying a stratified or nearly horizontal
(b) A horizontal, flat ore body. --Raymond.
, a heavy fabric, painted, varnished, or
saturated, with waterproof material, for covering floors;
, an implement for tightening the seams of floor
boards before nailing them in position.
, a frame with glass panes in a floor.
(a) (Shipbuilding) A longitudinal section, showing a ship
as divided at the water line.
(b) (Arch.) A horizontal section, showing the thickness of
the walls and partitions, arrangement of passages,
apartments, and openings at the level of any floor of