Meaning : The time interval between the deposit of a check in a bank and its payment.
Meaning : The number of shares outstanding and available for trading by the public.
Meaning : An elaborate display mounted on a platform carried by a truck (or pulled by a truck) in a procession or parade.
Meaning : A hand tool with a flat face used for smoothing and finishing the surface of plaster or cement or stucco.
Synonyms : plasterer's float
Meaning : Something that floats on the surface of water.
Meaning : Be afloat either on or below a liquid surface and not sink to the bottom.
Synonyms : swim
Meaning : Set afloat.
He floated the logs down the river.
The boy floated his toy boat on the pond.
Meaning : Circulate or discuss tentatively. Test the waters with.
The Republicans are floating the idea of a tax reform.
Meaning : Move lightly, as if suspended.
The dancer floated across the stage.
Meaning : Put into the water.
Float a ship.
Meaning : Make the surface of level or smooth.
Float the plaster.
Meaning : Allow (currencies) to fluctuate.
The government floated the ruble for a few months.
Meaning : Convert from a fixed point notation to a floating point notation.