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Definition of Afloat

Afloat
Afloat A*float", adv. & a. Covered with water bearing floating articles; flooded; as, the decks are afloat.
Afloat
Afloat A*float" ([.a]*fl[=o]t"), adv. & a. [Pref. a- + float.] 1. Borne on the water; floating; on board ship. On such a full sea are we now afloat. --Shak. 2. Moving; passing from place to place; in general circulation; as, a rumor is afloat. 3. Unfixed; moving without guide or control; adrift; as, our affairs are all afloat.

Meaning of Afloat from wikipedia

- Afloat may refer to: Afloat (Maup****ant) (Sur l'eau), novella by Guy De Maup****ant 1888 Afloat, an English name for Piao (album), Mandarin-language album...
- The Borrowers Afloat is a children's fantasy novel by Mary Norton, published in 1959 by Dent in the UK and Harcourt in the US. It was the third of five...
- Thunder Afloat is a 1939 World War I naval film starring Wallace Beery and Chester Morris. The movie was directed by George B. Seitz. The submarine sequences...
- post-captains; this practice is now defunct. A Captain (D) or Captain Destroyers afloat was an operational commander responsible for the command of destroyer flotilla...
- months. This marked the beginning of the "Deployment Afloat" program, now called the Special Agent Afloat program, which deploys special agents for year-long...
- discover that one of his newest team members may be a mole. 115 2 "Agent Afloat" Thomas J. Wright Dan E. Fesman & David J. North September 30, 2008 (2008-09-30)...
- sub-cl**** variant called the Expeditionary Mobile Base (ESB), (formerly the Afloat Forward Staging Base (AFSB)). The ESD and ESB (Expeditionary Mobile Base)...
- The Tide-cl**** tanker (formerly the Military Afloat Reach and Sustainability (MARS) project) is a cl**** of four fast fleet tankers that entered service...
- A hulk is a ship that is afloat, but incapable of going to sea. Although sometimes used to describe a ship that has been launched but not completed, the...
- Afloat (French: Sur l'eau) is an 1888 story by Guy De Maup****ant. Ostensibly it is a logbook of a nine-day cruise along the côte d’Azur. The French original...
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