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floor

 
Noun floor has 9 senses
  1. floor, flooring - the inside lower horizontal surface (as of a room or hallway); "they needed rugs to cover the bare floors"
    --1 is a kind of horizontal surface, level
    --1 is a part of room; hallway, hall
    --1 has particulars:
     bell deck; dance floor; floorboard; parquet, parquet floor; truck bed
    Derived form: verb floor2
  2. floor, level, storey, story - structure consisting of a room or set of rooms comprising a single level of a multilevel building; "what level is the office on?"
    --2 is a kind of structure, construction
    --2 is a part of building, edifice
    --2 has particulars:
     basement, cellar; ground floor, first floor, ground level; loft, attic, garret; loft; mezzanine, mezzanine floor
  3. floor, base - a lower limit; "the government established a wage floor"
    --3 is a kind of control
    --3 has particulars: price floor; wage floor
  4. floor - the ground on which people and animals move about; "the fire spared the forest floor"
    --4 is a kind of
    land, dry land, earth, ground, solid ground, terra firma
    Derived form: verb floor2
  5. floor - the bottom surface of any a cave or lake etc.
    --5 is a kind of
    surface, Earth's surface
    --5 is a part of cave
  6. floor - the occupants of a floor; "the whole floor complained about the lack of heat"
    --6 is a kind of
    gathering, assemblage
  7. floor - the parliamentary right to address an assembly; "the chairman granted him the floor"
    --7 is a kind of
    right
  8. floor - the legislative hall where members debate and vote and conduct other business; "there was a motion from the floor"
    --8 is a kind of
    hall
  9. floor, trading floor - a large room in a stock exchange where the trading is done; "he is a floor trader"
    --9 is a kind of room
Verb floor has 2 senses
  1. shock, stun, floor, ball over, blow out of the water, take aback - surprise greatly; knock someone's socks off; "I was floored when I heard that I was promoted"
    --1 is one way to surprise
    Sample sentences:
    The bad news will floor him
    The good news will floor her
    The performance is likely to floor Sue
  2. deck, coldcock, dump, knock down, floor - knock down with force; "He decked his opponent"
    --2 is one way to beat
    Derived forms: noun floor4, noun floor1
    Sample sentence:
    The fighter managed to floor his opponent
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