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swamping

verb
present participle of swamp

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1 to cover with a flood
  • the boat was swamped by the huge wave
  • has been swamped with paperwork since she returned from vacation

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2 to subject to incapacitating emotional or mental stress
  • parents feeling swamped by work and family obligations

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“Swamping.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/swamping. Accessed 17 Jan. 2022.

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