Meaning of floss
Pronunciation: (flôs, flos), [key]
- the cottony fiber yielded by the silk-cotton tree.
- silk filaments with little or no twist, used in weaving as brocade or in embroidery.
- any silky, filamentous matter, as the silk of corn.
- to use dental floss on the teeth.
- to clean (the teeth) with dental floss. Also called
- floss (Thesaurus)