Definition of influx
: a coming in <an influx of tourists>
Examples of influx in a sentence
The city is preparing for a large influx of tourists this summer.
The company has had a sudden influx of capital.
Origin and Etymology of influx
Medieval Latin influxus, from Latin influere
First Known Use: 1626
INFLUX Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of influx for English Language Learners
: the arrival of a large number of people
: the arrival or inward flow of a large amount of something (such as money)
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