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floated

verb , past tense of float

Synonyms and Antonyms of floated

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
Synonyms of floated

drifted, glided, hovered, hung (also hanged), poised, rode (or chiefly dialectal rid), sailed, swam, wafted

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sank (or sunk), settled

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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