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deluge

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of deluge

  1. 1 a great flow of water or of something that overwhelms a deluge of thanks and appreciation for the returning troops Synonyms of deluge alluvion, bath, cataclysm, cataract, flood, flood tide, inundation, Niagara, overflow, spate, torrentWords Related to deluge 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 of deluge dribble, drip, trickleAntonyms of deluge drought (also drouth)

  2. 2 a steady falling of water from the sky in significant quantity the exiting moviegoers were caught in the deluge without umbrellas Synonyms of deluge cloudburst, rain, downfall, downpour, rainfall, rainstorm, storm, wetWords Related to deluge precipitation, shower; thundershower, thunderstorm, weatherNear Antonyms of deluge drizzle, mist, mizzle, scud, spit, sprinkle


deluge

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of deluge

  1. to cover with a flood deluged with requests for help Synonyms of deluge flood, drown, engulf, gulf, inundate, overflow, overwhelm, submerge, submerse, swampWords Related to deluge avalanche, smother; overcome, overrun; flow, flush, gush, pour, sluice, spout, spurt, stream; douse (also dowse), drench, soak, wetNear Antonyms of deluge dehydrate, dry, parchAntonyms of deluge drain



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