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flood tide

noun

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  1. a great flow of water or of something that overwhelms <the flood tide of bad manners that seems to be inundating contemporary society> Synonyms alluvion, bath, cataclysm, cataract, deluge, flood, inundation, Niagara, overflow, spate, torrentRelated Words current, river, stream, tide; cloudburst, discharge, flush, gush, outflow, outpouring; flux, inflow, influx; engulfment, washout; avalanche, blizzard; cascade, waterfall; excess, glut, overabundance, overage, overkill, overmuch, oversupply, superabundance, superfluity, surfeit, surplusNear Antonyms dribble, drip, trickleAntonyms drought (also drouth)




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