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(adj., adj.sat, adverb)


There are 7 meanings of the word Afloat.

How to pronounce afloat:


Afloat - as an adjective

Borne on the water; floating

Antonyms (Opposite Meaning)

Afloat - as an adjective satellite

Aimlessly drifting

Synonyms (Exact Relations)

Covered with water

Example: "The main deck was afloat (or awash)"

Synonyms (Exact Relations)

Afloat - as an adverb


Example: "A rubber duck and other toys were afloat in the bath."

Covered with water bearing floating articles; flooded.

Example: "The decks are afloat."

Out at sea.

Making successful progress under one's own steam.

Example: "The donation will keep our business afloat for quite a while."

Example Sentences

"They managed to keep the sinking ship afloat until help arrived."
"Despite facing financial difficulties, the company managed to stay afloat."
"We need to come up with a plan to keep our business afloat during these tough times."
"The life jacket kept him afloat in the rough waters."
"The small boat stayed afloat despite the large waves."
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Word Game Points

Is AFLOAT a valid Scrabble word?
Yes, afloat is valid for both Scrabble US and EU
US/CA Valid UK/EU Valid

AFLOAT has a SCRABBLE points total of 9.

Is AFLOAT a valid Words With Friends word?
Yes, afloat is valid for Words With Friends
Valid Word
AFLOAT has a WORDS WITH FRIENDS points total of 10.

Is AFLOAT a valid WordFeud word?
Yes, afloat is valid for WordFeud
Valid Word
AFLOAT has a WORDFEUD points total of 9.

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