free–floating

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adjective free–float·ing \ˈfrē-ˈflō-tiŋ\

Definition of free–floating

  1. 1a :  floating freely <free–floating vegetation>b :  lacking specific attachment, direction, or purpose <free–floating ideas>

  2. 2 :  felt as an emotion without apparent cause <free–floating anxiety>

1815

First Known Use of free–floating

1815


FREE–FLOATING Defined for English Language Learners

free–floating

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adjective free–float·ing \ˈfrē-ˈflō-tiŋ\

Definition of free–floating for English Language Learners

  • : not connected or attached to anything : not directed at or caused by anything specific


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free–floating

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adjective free–float·ing \ˈfrē-ˈflōt-iŋ\

Medical Definition of free–floating

  1. :  felt as an emotion without apparent cause <free–floating anxiety>

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