be adrift

Definitions of be adrift
  1. verb
    be in motion due to some air or water current
    “The sailboat was adrift on the open sea”
    synonyms: blow, drift, float
    float
    move lightly, as if suspended
    drift
    cause to be carried by a current
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    types:
    waft
    be driven or carried along, as by the air
    tide
    be carried with the tide
    stream
    to extend, wave or float outward, as if in the wind
    type of:
    go, locomote, move, travel
    change location; move, travel, or proceed, also metaphorically
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