\ ˈflō-təs How to pronounce FLOTUS (audio) \

Definition of FLOTUS

: the first lady of the United States often used like a nicknameAround the White House, they're known as POTUS and FLOTUS. Those are shorthand terms for president of the United States and first lady of the United States.— Robert Haught

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1983, in the meaning defined above

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“FLOTUS.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/FLOTUS. Accessed 19 January 2020.

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to insert between existing elements

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