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floaty

[ floh-tee ]
/ 藞flo蕣 ti /
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adjective, float路i路er, float路i路est.
able to float; buoyant:What are these floaty things in my tea?
thin and lightweight; billowy: They've used floaty, sheer fabrics for the warmer weather.
(of a boat) requiring little water to float.
noun, plural float路ies.
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Origin of floaty

First recorded in 1600鈥10; float + -y1
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British Dictionary definitions for floaty

floaty
/ (藞fl蓹蕣t瑟) /

adjective floatier or floatiest
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 漏 William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 漏 HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
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