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floor-length

[flawr-lengkth, -length, flohr-] /ˈflɔrˌlɛŋkθ, -ˌlɛŋθ, ˈfloʊr-/
adjective
1.
extending to the floor:
a floor-length skirt.
Compare full-length.
Origin
1935-1940
1935-40
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  • She wore a floor-length coat and sipped from a can of soda.
  • She opened the door to greet me in a fire-engine-red, floor-length hostess gown and gold slippers.
  • To the right of the entrance on the first floor are two floor-length windows with stone balconies.

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