A thing that floats rests on a surface or seems to be unsupported. There are many different things that can float under certain circumstances in the air, on water, and in space.

  • A balloon floats in the air.
  • A boat floats on the water.
  • A bobber also floats on the water. When a fish takes your bait, the bobber stops floating.
  • People can float on a raft.
  • People float in space. This astronaut is floating.
  • Floats are found in parades.
(The word "float" is a noun in this sentence.)
float in a parade
  • You can drink a root beer float. Put root beer and ice cream in a glass and you have a float.
    (The word "float" is a noun in this sentence.)

root beer

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May 9, 2019