shop floor

noun

Definition of shop floor

British
:the area where products are made in a factory
  • proper safety procedures for the shop floor
; also :the workers in a factory
  • managerial control of the shop floor

Word by Word Definitions

shop play
  1. : a handicraft establishment : atelier

  2. : a building or room stocked with merchandise for sale : store

  3. : a small retail establishment or a department in a large one offering a specified line of goods or services

  1. : to examine goods or services with intent to buy

  2. : to hunt through a market in search of the best buy

  3. : to make a search : hunt

floor play
  1. : the level base of a room

  2. : the lower inside surface of a hollow structure (such as a cave or bodily part)

  3. : a ground surface

  1. : to cover with a floor or flooring

  2. : to knock or bring down

  3. : flabbergast, dumbfound


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