Free TranslationFree Translation
Synonyms, antonyms, pronunciation

  Home
English Dictionary      examples: 'day', 'get rid of', 'New York Bay'




Take the floor   /teɪk ðə flɔr/   Listen
Take the floor

verb
1.
Stand up to dance.
2.
Rise in order to make a speech or motion.






WordNet 3.0 © 2010 Princeton University








Advanced search
     Find words:
Starting with
Ending with
Containing
Matching a pattern  

Synonyms
Antonyms
Quotes
Words linked to  

only single words



Share |





"Take the floor" Quotes from Famous Books



... sure that it was there. I dreamed it was gone, that it had never been there, and it was so real I wanted to see. I thought I'd get done before you came, but it was so hard. I cannot get the boards up. But you can do it; go down on your knees and take the floor up just this once. I'll never ask it again. It was thirty-one years ago to-night, and when it is thirty-two I shall be dead. Go down, Hannah, I want to know if it is there still, the horror I have slept over every night ...
— Bessie's Fortune - A Novel • Mary J. Holmes



Words linked to "Take the floor" :   stand up, rise, uprise, speak, get up, arise, address



Copyright © 2018 e-Free Translation.com