Definition of factory floor in English:

Share this entry

factory floor

Pronunciation: /ˈfakt(ə)rē flô(ə)r/


The workers in a company or industry, rather than the management: the unions had almost no influence on the factory floor
More example sentences
  • Glass walls separate the office area from the factory floor, eliminating any real or perceived barriers between departments.
  • Overall, more people will be in the office and fewer on the factory floor, meaning more knowledge work and less muscle work.
  • A worker on the factory floor loudly protests that he is there to build motor boats.
Share this entry

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.