1. [ noun ] the inside lower horizontal surface (as of a room or hallway)
Synonyms: flooring

"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
Synonyms: base

: "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"

Related terms: right
7. [ noun ] (politics) the legislative hall where members debate and vote and conduct other business

"there was a motion from the floor"

Related terms: hall
8. [ noun ] the occupants of a floor

"the whole floor complained about the lack of heat"

Related terms: gathering
9. [ verb ] knock down with force
Synonyms: knock_down coldcock dump deck

"He decked his opponent"

Related terms: beat
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
Synonyms: trading_floor

"he is a floor trader"

Related terms: room
Similar spelling:   Flor