Definition of floating
- a floating kidney
- the floating population
- floating capital
- floating debt
- floating currencies
- floating interest rates
- a floating axle
the wreckage remained floating for hours
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: continually moving or changing position
: having no fixed value or rate
: not associated with a particular political party : not certain to vote for a particular candidate or party in an election
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