flooded

adjective
flood·​ed | \ ˈflə-dəd How to pronounce flooded (audio) \

Definition of flooded

1 : covered or overfilled with an excess of water or some other liquid a flooded field a flooded carburetor/engine
2 : filled, covered, or completely overrun as if by a flood won't find new customers in a flooded market

First Known Use of flooded

1750, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Flooded.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/flooded. Accessed 8 December 2019.

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