Translation of float in French:

float

Pronunciation: /fləʊt/

n

vt

  • 1 [person] faire flotter [boat, logs]
  • 2 émettre [shares, loan]; lancer [qch] en Bourse [company]; laisser flotter [currency]

vi

  • 1 flotter to float on one's back [swimmer] faire la planche the boat was floating out to sea le bateau voguait vers le large to float up into the air s'envoler

Phrasal verbs

float off

[boat] dériver; [balloon] s'envoler

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