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flood

noun

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(Entry 1 of 2)

a great flow of water or of something that overwhelms
  • a flood nearly wiped out the town
  • a flood of messages on my computer

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flood

verb

Synonyms & Antonyms of flood (Entry 2 of 2)

to cover with a flood
  • the lowlands were completely flooded
  • angry calls flooded the radio station

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The first known use of flood was before the 12th century

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“Flood.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/flood. Accessed 18 May. 2022.

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