cross the floor






cross the floor

join the opposing side in Parliament – British

The floor of the House of Commons is the open space separating members of the Government and Opposition parties who sit on benchesfacing each other across it.


RELATED IDIOMS :


from the floor

(of a speech or question) delivered by an individual member at a meeting or assembly, rather than by a representative on the platform




take the floor

begin to dance on a dance floor

speak in a debate or assembly




cross the floor :






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