Translation of "float" - English-Japanese dictionary


verb uk /fləʊt/ us /floʊt/

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

~が浮かぶ, ~を浮かべる
I like floating on my back in the pool.

B1 to move gently through the air

~が(空中に)漂う, ~を(空中に)漂わせる
A balloon floated across the sky.

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