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English noun: floss

1. floss (artifact) a soft loosely twisted thread used in embroidery


Broader (hypernym)thread, yarn

2. floss (artifact) a soft thread for cleaning the spaces between the teeth


Synonymsdental floss


Broader (hypernym)thread, yarn


English verb: floss

1. floss (body) use dental floss to clean


SamplesFloss your teeth after every meal.


Pattern of useSomebody ----s.
Somebody ----s something


Broader (hypernym)clean, cleanse









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