floating

Definitions

Cars & Driving

  • adjective free to move (within prescribed limits)

Computing

  • adjective used to describe a character which is separate from the character it should be attached to

Construction

Electronics

  • The applying of a float charge.
  • The condition of being isolated from a ground connection. Also, a component, circuit, or device so isolated.
  • The condition of being isolated from a voltage supply. Also, a component, circuit, or device so isolated.
  • Not having a fixed position, location, or setting.

Slang

  • adjective euphoric, especially from the effects of illicit drugs. A now dated term common in the late 1950s and early 1960s.
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