Definition of floorboard
1 : a board in a floor
2 : the floor of an automobile
Recent Examples of floorboard from the Web
The report noted that the deputy did, in fact, find some cocaine and a crack rock on the console, along with a crack pipe on the floorboard by the driver’s-side door.
Authorities were alerted to the situation by a 911 caller and found the driver slumped on the floorboard of the truck with the truck still running at the BP station at 21 West State Road, police said.
Several police cars have more than 160,000 miles on them, and many have holes in the floorboards, Police Chief James Nice said at last month's press conference.
The box of tea, valued at $2.99, was found atop the hammer on the floorboard of the suspect's vehicle, the officer reported.
The couple stopped at least five times for gas, food and restrooms on the way to Arkansas, but the cat never made a peep from her secret perch below the floorboard.
Entering a house and hearing the creak of wooden floorboards from above causes a gut-lurching physical reaction that so many other multiplayer shooters, with their quick respawns and heartier characters, lack.
Agents found several bundles of narcotics under the passenger-side floorboard, then, in a more extensive search, found more compartments stuffed with plastic packages of drugs, officials said.
An officer saw a powdery white substance on the floorboard and put Cashe — who was on probation for drug charges from 2015 — in handcuffs, WFTV reported.
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Definition of floorboard for English Language Learners
: a board in a floor
: the floor of a vehicle
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