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float

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  • verblie on the surface
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Synonyms for float

verb lie on the surface
  • drift
  • glide
  • hang
  • hover
  • ride
  • sail
  • slide
  • swim
  • waft
  • wash
  • bob
  • poise
  • skim
  • be buoyant
  • move gently
  • rest on water
  • slip along
  • smooth along
  • stay afloat

Antonyms for float

  • drown
  • sink
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

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ascended

verb. go up

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verb. go up

buoy

noun. floating device

caisson

noun. wagon
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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