floorboard Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “floorboard” in the English Dictionary

"floorboard" in British English

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floorboardnoun [C]

uk   /ˈflɔː.bɔːd/  us   /ˈflɔːr.bɔːrd/
one of the ​long, ​straightpieces of ​wood used to make a ​floor
(Definition of floorboard from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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floorboardnoun [C]

 us   /ˈflɔrˌbɔrd, ˈfloʊrˌboʊrd/

floorboard noun [C] (WOOD)

a ​longstraightpiece of ​wood used in a ​floor: The floorboards ​creaked as we ​tiptoedacross the ​room.

floorboard noun [C] (FLOOR)

a ​floor in a ​car
(Definition of floorboard from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “floorboard”
in Arabic خَشَب الأرْضِيّة…
in Korean 마루청…
in Portuguese tábua de assoalho…
in Catalan llata (del terra)…
in Japanese 床板…
in Chinese (Simplified) 木质地板条…
in Turkish parke, zemin döşemesi, ahşap döşeme…
in Russian половица…
in Chinese (Traditional) 木質地板條…
in Italian listone (di pavimenti in legno)…
in Polish deska podłogowa…
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