Translation of "float" - English-Italian dictionary

float

verb uk /fləʊt/

B1 to stay on the surface of a liquid and not go under

galleggiare, fare il morto
I like floating on my back in the pool.

B1 to move gently through the air

fluttuare
A balloon floated across the sky.

(Translation of “float” from the Cambridge English–Italian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)