part of speech: noun

definition 1: the lowest surface in a room; the surface on which one stands in a room.

  • The dog likes to lie on the floor under the kitchen table.

definition 2: the lowest surface of any structure.

  • The floor of our old car is rusted.

definition 3: the ground surface.

  • The divers went to the ocean floor.

definition 4: a level of a building.

  • Her office is on the tenth floor.


part of speech: verb

inflections: floors, flooring, floored

definition 1: to cover with or provide with a floor or floor covering.

  • The workers floored the new apartment with carpet.

definition 2: to throw into great confusion; to greatly puzzle.

  • Dad was floored when I told him I was getting married.