floater[ floh-ter ]SEE DEFINITION OF floater
Synonyms for floater
- blue sky
- pipe dream
Antonyms for floater
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR FLOATER
Euripides used almost the same term in floater, for a seaman.
The floater under him churned a little, but there was no noise.
At that instant her floater began to bob fiercely up and down.
This afternoon we passed a floater who had gone by us at New Madrid.
He was a financier and a floater of companies which generally paid.
We had to swim good and hard to catch up with our only hope, the floater.
I parked my floater beside the house that had sheltered Kron as long as I had known him.
Cameron wasn't a bad chap—he simply hadn't character enough to be bad—he was a floater!
When the floater goes under, you will know that a fish is biting at the worm on the hook.
I been along the waterfront long enough t' know that th' lad that picks up a floater gets a reward o' ten dollars from th' city.
"dead body found in water," 1890, U.S. slang, agent noun from float (v.).