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  • as inlaunched
  • as insupported

synonyms for floated

  • begun
  • lofted
  • sent
  • afloat
  • aloft
  • put in motion
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How to use floated in a sentence

Then, as he neared the room, a sound of music floated out to meet him— Tony was singing to his own accompaniment.
THE WAVEALGERNON BLACKWOOD
Her last words floated back from the depths of the corridor; a clock was striking and she had pattered off hastily.
ANCESTORSGERTRUDE ATHERTON
The unfinished phrases floated, but dared not come to earth; they gathered but remained undelivered.
THE WAVEALGERNON BLACKWOOD
A little beyond these three hippopotami floated in the water, only the upper parts of their heads and rotund bodies being visible.
HUNTING THE LIONSR.M. BALLANTYNE
It floated out upon the night, over the housetops, the crescent of the river, losing itself in the silence of the upper air.
THE AWAKENING AND SELECTED SHORT STORIESKATE CHOPIN
Through the open windows floated the sound of girls voices, as Norah and Dinah chatted and laughed in the garden.
TESSA WADSWORTH'S DISCIPLINEJENNIE M. DRINKWATER
It is hopeless to number the slain that strewed the field of battle, choked the Bannock, or floated down the Forth.
KING ROBERT THE BRUCEA. F. MURISON
Armed boats floated upon the Seine, at the two extremities of Paris, that every possible passage of escape might be closed.
MADAME ROLAND, MAKERS OF HISTORYJOHN S. C. ABBOTT
Even here the glorious voice of the prima donna floated clear as a silver bell.
THE WEIGHT OF THE CROWNFRED M. WHITE
The wind that was sighing in the trees was whirling the dead leaves about in little eddies as they floated to earth.
MARGUERITEANATOLE FRANCE
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO FLOATED

  • afloat
  • aloft
  • begun
  • floated
  • lofted
  • put in motion
  • sent
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.