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floor
British English: /flɔː/
American English: /flɔr/

Translation of floor in German:

noun

  • 1
    Boden Mask.
    (of room) [Fuß]boden Mask.
    built-in floor-to-ceiling cupboards
    raumhohe Einbauschränke
    wipe the floor with somebody [figurative] [informal]
    jemanden auseinander nehmen [slang]
    take the floor (dance)
    sich aufs Parkett begeben
    floor 1 3
  • 2 (storey)
    Stockwerk Neutr.
    first floor
    (British English)
    erster Stock
    (American English)
    Erdgeschoss Neutr.
    on the top floor
    im obersten Stock
  • 3
    (in debate, meeting) Sitzungssaal Mask.
    (Politics)
    Plenarsaal Mask.
    cross the floor (British English)
    mit der Gegenpartei stimmen
    from the floor
    seitens der Anwesenden
    (Politics)
    seitens des Plenums
    be given or have the floor
    das Wort haben
    take the floor (speak)
    das Wort ergreifen
    floor 1 1, → hold2 1 14

transitive verb

  • 1
    (confound) überfordern
    (overcome, defeat) besiegen
    her rejoinder floored him completely
    mit ihrer Antwort hat sie es ihm ganz schön gegeben [informal]
  • 2 (knock down)
    zu Boden schlagen od. strecken
  • 3 (pave)floor [with something]
    mit einem Boden [aus etwas] versehen

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