floorboard

noun floor·board \ ˈflȯr-ˌbȯrd \
Updated on: 24 Apr 2018

Definition of floorboard

1 : a board in a floor
2 : the floor of an automobile

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First Known Use of floorboard

1881

in the meaning defined at sense 1

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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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