Definition of 'floorboard'

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Example sentences containing 'floorboard'

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The polished floorboards met with further disapproval. Times, Sunday Times (2006)The stylish restaurant has stripped wooden floorboards. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Especially when their bedroom is directly above yours and their floorboards are loose. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Wide oak floorboards and uncluttered rooms make it spacious and light. Times, Sunday Times (2012)It will also work wonders on bare floorboards. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Some of the reception rooms have polished wooden floorboards. Times, Sunday Times (2007)They had bulldozed over my flower beds and drilled massive holes in my oak floorboards. Times, Sunday Times (2009)So it was just as well she wanted to keep the original window shutters and wooden floorboards. Times, Sunday Times (2006)He had expected to find wooden floorboards underneath but realised there were none. Times, Sunday Times (2014)An expanse of beautiful oak floorboards leads down a couple of steps to the most impressive room of all. Times, Sunday Times (2013)It's a small place with exposed floorboards and bare brick walls. Times, Sunday Times (2012)The sink hangs off the wall, the floorboards are crumbling. Times, Sunday Times (2006)The carpets have been pulled up and replaced by polished floorboards in dark Scottish pine. Times, Sunday Times (2010)It was all white walls, blond floorboards and chaos. Times, Sunday Times (2010)He wants polished floorboards, magnolia blinds and a chrome and leather designer chair. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Expect exposed beams, stone walls and painted floorboards in the four bedrooms. Times, Sunday Times (2015)We had to plug in the kettle in the hall, make tea crouching on the bare floorboards. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Lots of homes carry sound in the joins between the walls and floorboards because they are weak points, so look at improving that. The Sun (2013)I painted the walls white, ripped out the carpet and had bare floorboards. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Period features include a brick fireplace with a cast-iron gas stove, exposed floorboards and beams. Times, Sunday Times (2014)They fuse classic and contemporary style, with oak floorboards, feature baths and glamorous roof terraces. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Lots of pared-down luxury and bare floorboards, but it still feels like a family home. Times, Sunday Times (2010)

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Translations for 'floorboard'

British English: floorboard NOUN
Floorboards are the long pieces of wood that a wooden floor is made up of.
  • American English: floorboard
  • Brazilian Portuguese: tábua de assoalho
  • Chinese: 地板板材
  • European Spanish: tabla
  • French: planchedu plancher
  • German: Diele
  • Italian: tabellone di legno
  • Japanese: 床板
  • Korean: 마루장
  • European Portuguese: tábua de assoalho
  • Latin American Spanish: tabla


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