HyperDic: inundate

English > 2 senses of the word inundate:
VERBcontactinundate, deluge, flood, swampfill quickly beyond capacity
changeinundate, deluge, submergefill or cover completely, usually with water
inundate > pronunciation
Soundsih'nahndey.t
Rhymesabate ... welterweight: 559 rhymes with eyt...
English > inundate: 2 senses > verb 1, contact
MeaningFill quickly beyond capacity; as with a liquid / liquid.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Somebody ----s something with something
Example"the basement was inundated after the storm"
Synonymsdeluge, flood, swamp
Broaderfill, fill up, make fullmake full, also in a metaphorical sense
Spanishinundar
Catalaninundar
Nounsinundationthe rising of a body of water and its overflowing onto normally dry land
inundationan overwhelming number or amount
English > inundate: 2 senses > verb 2, change
MeaningFill or cover completely, usually with water.
PatternSomething ----s something
ModelThe swollen rivers inundate the area with water
Synonymsdeluge, submerge
BroaderfloodCover with liquid / liquid, usually water
Spanishanegar, inundar
Catalaninundar
Nounsinundationthe rising of a body of water and its overflowing onto normally dry land

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