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flood

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of flood

  1. a great flow of water or of something that overwhelms a flood nearly wiped out the town a flood of messages on my computer Synonyms of flood alluvion, bath, cataclysm, cataract, deluge, flood tide, inundation, Niagara, overflow, spate, torrent Words Related to flood 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, surplus Near Antonyms of flood dribble, drip, trickle Antonyms of flood drought (also drouth)


flood

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of flood

  1. to cover with a flood the lowlands were completely flooded angry calls flooded the radio station Synonyms of flood deluge, drown, engulf, gulf, inundate, overflow, overwhelm, submerge, submerse, swamp Words Related to flood avalanche, smother; overcome, overrun; flow, flush, gush, pour, sluice, spout, spurt, stream; douse (also dowse), drench, soak, wet Near Antonyms of flood dehydrate, dry, parch Antonyms of flood drain



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