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Princeton's WordNet

  1. floss(noun)

    a soft loosely twisted thread used in embroidery

  2. dental floss, floss(verb)

    a soft thread for cleaning the spaces between the teeth

  3. floss(verb)

    use dental floss to clean

    "floss your teeth after every meal"


  1. floss(Noun)

    a thread, used to clean the area between the teeth

  2. floss(Noun)

    (raw) silk fibres

  3. floss(Noun)

    the fibres covering a corn cob

  4. floss(Noun)

    Any thread-like material having parallel strands that are not spun or wound around each other.

    embroidery floss

  5. floss(Noun)

    Spun sugar or cotton candy, especially in the phrase "candy floss".

  6. floss(Verb)

    To clean the area between the teeth using floss.

  7. floss(Verb)

    To show off, especially by exhibiting oneu2019s wealth or talent.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Floss(noun)

    the slender styles of the pistillate flowers of maize; also called silk

  2. Floss(noun)

    untwisted filaments of silk, used in embroidering

  3. Floss(noun)

    a small stream of water

  4. Floss(noun)

    fluid glass floating on iron in the puddling furnace, produced by the vitrification of oxides and earths which are present


  1. Floß

    Floß is a municipality in the district of Neustadt in Bavaria in Germany, Europe.

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