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DELUGE





Definition:

  1. [noun] an overwhelming number or amount; "a flood of requests"; "a torrent of abuse"
    Synonyms: flood, inundation, torrent

  2. [noun] a heavy rain
    Synonyms: downpour, cloudburst, waterspout, torrent, pelter, soaker

  3. [noun] the rising of a body of water and its overflowing onto normally dry land; "plains fertilized by annual inundations"
    Synonyms: flood, inundation, alluvion

  4. [verb] fill quickly beyond capacity; as with a liquid; "the basement was inundated after the storm"; "The images flooded his mind"
    Synonyms: flood, inundate, swamp

  5. [verb] charge someone with too many tasks
    Synonyms: overwhelm, flood out

  6. [verb] fill or cover completely, usually with water
    Synonyms: inundate, submerge

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