floordrobe


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floordrobe

(ˈflɔːˌdrəʊb)
n
informal a pile of clothes left on the floor of a room
[C21: blend of floor and wardrobe ]
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"With our celebrity clients, it can sometimes be about transitioning the "floordrobe" into the wardrobe - as their wardrobes aren't getting used due to their hectic schedules but their suitcases and floors are.
As Kerry shared a summery snap of her posing in a summer maxi dress, some of her followers couldn't help but comment on the 'floordrobe' beside her.
For instance, when I was writing a book for a fashion brand, I was suddenly in the best shape of my life, my flat was immaculate and all my invoices were up-to-date because I suddenly found the enthusiasm for doing anything but writing about fashion; I would get a rush of motivation to hang up clothes from my floordrobe (heap of clothes on the floor), unclog the drains and even do the piles of washing up that I'd hidden in the cupboard under the sink.
No one wants to see your floordrobe or that awkward guy photo-bombing behind you in a cafe.
If you are still living in the property you are trying to sell, chances are family members want to live their lives as normally as possible - this means the children will continue to leave their clothes on the floordrobe, despite pleas for them to keep their rooms tidy, while the bathrooms will be in constant use, as will the kitchen, the living room and dining room.
Floordrobe (a pile of clothes left on the floor), frenemy (a person who is considered a friend and a rival) and tiger mother (a strict mum who demands high levels of achievement from her children) have also been included.
Get rid of the floordrobe. Do a quick pickup by snagging a second hamper from the laundry room, then tossing dirty clothes in one and clean ones in the other.
Other contenders include 'floordrobe' (wardrobe spilling out over the floor) and 'smizing' (smiling with your eyes).
If you''ve ever been into your son or daughter''s bedroom and wondered what that pile of clothes is doing dumped on the floor turns out it has a name - the 'floordrobe''.