floor

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈflɔːr/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/flɔr/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(flôr, flōr)

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floor

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
n
  1. the [bathroom, kitchen] floor
  2. a [wood, carpeted, tile] floor
  3. are putting in a new floor
  4. spilled on the floor
  5. dropped it on the floor
  6. [put, placed, set] it (carefully) on the floor
  7. [mop, sweep, vacuum] the floor
  8. [dirtied, stained, wet] the floor
  9. is [sitting, lying] on the floor
  10. fell [down to, to, onto] the floor
  11. crashed onto the floor
  12. was sent [tumbling, sprawling] to the floor
  13. dragged her [toys, shoes, cart] along the floor
  14. from floor to ceiling
  15. on the [second] floor
  16. is up on the [third] floor
  17. the building has [10] floors
  18. took the elevator to the [third] floor
  19. on the shop floor
  20. [get out, shake it] on the dance floor
  21. the [senate, house] floor
  22. open the floor for [questions, discussion, debate]
  23. open the floor (up) to [questions]
  24. open (up) the floor (to questions)
  25. the floor is yours, [Mr. President]
  26. the [senator] [took, had] the floor
  27. wiped the floor with the [challenger, opponent, rival]
n as adj
  1. a [large, small] floor area
  2. need more floor space
  3. a floor [lamp, covering]
  4. floor tiles
  5. is a floor model
  6. the floor plans for
  7. a third-floor apartment
v
  1. floored the [gas, pedal]
  2. floored it
  3. the [news, information, realization] floored him
  4. floored by the [news]
  5. floored the [crowd, audience, spectators]
  6. floored me [with, because, when]
  7. floor the [living room, bedroom, kitchen, terrace]
  8. floored with [marble, wood]
  9. floored [his opponent, the champion, her challenger]
  10. floored [in the 9th round, on the bell]
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