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floated

verb
past tense of float

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1 to rest or move along the surface of a liquid or in the air
  • a canoe floating down the river
  • particles of dust floating in the air

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2 to move about from place to place aimlessly
  • lost touch with a childhood friend who spent much of his adult life floating from place to place

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“Floated.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/floated. Accessed 20 Jan. 2021.

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