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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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