Refloat \Re"float\ (r?"fl?t), n. Reflux; ebb. [Obs.] --Bacon. [1913 Webster]

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  • refloat — [spelling only] …   English World dictionary

  • refloat — verb To cause to float again. Removing fuel from the sunken ship will make it easier to refloat it …   Wiktionary

  • refloat — verb Refloat is used with these nouns as the object: ↑vessel …   Collocations dictionary

  • refloat — v. * * * …   Universalium

  • refloat — re·float || ‚rɪː fləʊt v. cause to be afloat again, float again …   English contemporary dictionary

  • refloat — verb set afloat again …   English new terms dictionary

  • refloat — re·float …   English syllables

  • refloat — /riˈfloʊt/ (say ree floht) verb (t) 1. to set (a stranded vessel) afloat again. 2. to launch (a company, scheme, idea, etc.) again. 3. to float (a currency, shares in a company, etc.) again …   Australian English dictionary

  • refloat — set (a stranded ship) afloat again …   Useful english dictionary

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