float into (something)

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float into (something)

1. Literally, to bob, drift, or glide into some thing or place, as on air or water. We floated into the tunnel on our inner tubes.
2. By extension, to move forward into some thing or place in a slow, easy manner. The bride floated into the church, her gown's exquisite train trailing behind her.
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float into something

 
1. Lit. to move on water or in air into something. The huge cruise ship floated majestically into the harbor. The kite floated into a tree and was ruined.
2. Fig. to move into something gently, as if floating. She floated into the room, looking like Cinderella before midnight. Tom and Gloria floated into the theater like a king and queen. They must have rehearsed it.
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It wasn't a transcendental experience, at least at the start: I got the salt water in my eyes a few times; I kept floating into the sides of the tank; I felt a little claustrophobic and worried that they'd forget about me, even though I knew I could get out at any time.