influx


in·flux

noun \ˈin-ˌfləks\

: the arrival of a large number of people

: the arrival or inward flow of a large amount of something (such as money)

Full Definition of INFLUX

:  a coming in <an influx of tourists>

Examples of INFLUX

  1. The city is preparing for a large influx of tourists this summer.
  2. The company has had a sudden influx of capital.

Origin of INFLUX

Medieval Latin influxus, from Latin influere
First Known Use: 1626

Rhymes with INFLUX

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