noun. ['ˈfloʊtɝ'] spots before the eyes caused by opaque cell fragments in the vitreous humor and lens.
- muscae volitantes
Words that Rhyme with Floater
Example sentences of the word floater
1. Noun, singular or mass
A meter might be broken as a result of a stuck level floater in the tank.
noun. ['ˈfloʊtɝ'] a swimmer who floats in the water.
noun. ['ˈfloʊtɝ'] a voter who votes illegally at different polling places in the same election.
noun. ['ˈfloʊtɝ'] a debt instrument with a variable interest rate tied to some other interest rate (e.g. the rate paid by T-bills).
- debt instrument
- certificate of indebtedness
noun. ['ˈfloʊtɝ'] an object that floats or is capable of floating.
noun. ['ˈfloʊtɝ'] an insurance policy covering loss of movable property (e.g. jewelry) regardless of its location.
- insurance policy
noun. ['ˈfloʊtɝ'] an employee who is reassigned from job to job as needed.
noun. ['ˈfloʊtɝ'] a wanderer who has no established residence or visible means of support.
- bird of passage
- poor person
- Simon Legree