English adjective: floating
|1.||floating borne up by or suspended in a liquid|
|Samples||The ship is still floating.|
|2.||floating continually changing especially as from one abode or occupation to another|
|Samples||A drifting double-dealer.|
The floating population.
Vagrant hippies of the sixties.
|Synonyms||aimless, drifting, vagabond, vagrant|
|3.||floating inclined to move or be moved about|
|Samples||A floating crap game.|
|4.||floating (of a part of the body) not firmly connected; movable or out of normal position|
|Samples||Floating ribs are not connected with the sternum.|
A floating kidney.
|5.||floating not definitely committed to a party or policy|
English noun: floating
|1.||floating (act) the act of someone who floats on the water|
|Broader (hypernym)||swim, swimming|
|Narrower (hyponym)||dead-man's float, prone float|