|1.||[ noun ] the inside lower horizontal surface (as of a room or hallway)|
"they needed rugs to cover the bare floors"
|Related terms:||horizontal_surface truck_bed dance_floor bell_deck parquet floorboard room hallway|
|2.||[ noun ] structure consisting of a room or set of rooms comprising a single level of a multilevel building|
|Synonyms:||story storey level|
"what level is the office on?"
|Related terms:||structure basement ground_floor loft loft mezzanine building|
|3.||[ noun ] (economics,politics) a lower limit|
: "the government established a wage floor"
|Related terms:||control wage_floor price_floor|
|4.||[ noun ] the ground on which people and animals move about|
"the fire spared the forest floor"
|Related terms:||land deck|
|5.||[ noun ] (geology) the bottom surface of any a cave or lake etc.|
|Related terms:||surface cave|
|6.||[ noun ] (politics) the parliamentary right to address an assembly|
"the chairman granted him the floor"
|7.||[ noun ] (politics) the legislative hall where members debate and vote and conduct other business|
"there was a motion from the floor"
|8.||[ noun ] the occupants of a floor|
"the whole floor complained about the lack of heat"
|9.||[ verb ] knock down with force|
|Synonyms:||knock_down coldcock dump deck|
"He decked his opponent"
|10.||[ verb ] surprise greatly; knock someone's socks off|
|Synonyms:||shock take_aback stun blow_out_of_the_water ball_over|
"I was floored when I heard that I was promoted"
|Related terms:||surprise startle stunner|
|11.||[ noun ] (stock exchange) a large room in a stock exchange where the trading is done|
"he is a floor trader"