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to rest or move slowly on the surface of a liquid and not sink
to float, or to appear to float, on water or in the air
to place something or make it move on the surface of a liquid
to float without moving in a liquid or gas
to keep something floating on water
the action of deliberately dropping your microphone at the end of a speech or performance to show you think it was so good that nothing better could follow it
a type of thin flat Mexican bread that is often rolled or folded and filled with cheese, beans,...
moving with rhythm, together as one
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