Origin of floaty
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018
Examples from the Web for floaty
What stand out in my mind are the mirrored closets in her bedroom filled with shimmering, floaty evening gowns and caftans.My Time With Betty Ford
July 10, 2011
Father was like the solid ground and Mother was like the floaty clouds.
"I expect what you need for that floaty feeling, dearie, is a good dose of calomel—" and she hurried away to prepare it.Why Joan?
Eleanor Mercein Kelly
It was just as nice to have solid things very solid, as it was to have floaty things like clouds very floaty.
- filmy and lightfloaty material
- capable of floating; buoyant
- (of a vessel) riding high in the water; of shallow draught
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012