Definitions

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  • v. Simple past tense and past participle of floor.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. provided with a floor.
  • adj. knocked down to the floor or ground.
  • adj. defeated; overwhelmed.
  • adj. suprised and confounded; nonplused.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. provided with a floor

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Examples

  • Less than two minutes later, Geiger again floored Miller and this time

    National Basketball Association - Pacers vs. 76ers

  • Kathryn Barrett-Gaines, 45, one of the sisters who accused Dillard, said she was "floored" to hear about his new position serving others.

    After child abuse accusations, Catholic priests often simply vanish

  • Various lawmakers typically supportive of NASA requests said they were "floored" or shocked by the budget package.

    NASA Watch: Keith Cowing: February 2010 Archives

  • My conservative 'sometimes democrat' sister-in-law from Missouri ONLY watches Fox, she 'sort of liked' Obama at one time then really started hating on him over the Rev. Wright sound bites, she called me tonight and was basically 'floored' by his interview, she said, I'm not sure where this Barack Obama has been hiding but I like him - alot.

    Obama Doesn't "Take Fox On," After All

  • She and her husband are "floored" to be at the wedding.

    The Story Of Her Life

  • Alicia Treadwell was "floored" when teachers at Harambee Community School gave her their home phone numbers.

    A Real Test For Vouchers

  • I was kind of floored ... so is that part of the mindset behind the folks who ban books?

    Sex Panic

  • Even now thinking about it, I'm just kind of floored, my stomach is churning like I am in love with a person.

    indiankurtis Diary Entry

  • Judis notes that Norm Siegel, then executive director of the New York Civil Liberties Union, said afterward that he was "floored" by Giuliani's definition of liberty and authority.

    Growing Up Giuliani

  • Total Votes: 27,416The Faithful Correspondent participated in the poll and was "floored" by the results.

    April 2004

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