Flooded
Flood Flood, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Flooded}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Flooding}.] 1. To overflow; to inundate; to deluge; as, the swollen river flooded the valley. [1913 Webster]

2. To cause or permit to be inundated; to fill or cover with water or other fluid; as, to flood arable land for irrigation; to fill to excess or to its full capacity; as, to flood a country with a depreciated currency. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • flooded — adj. 1. covered or overflowing with water. Syn: afloat(predicate), awash(predicate). [WordNet 1.5] 2. filled to overflowing as if with water; as, a desk flooded with applications. Syn: inundated, swamped. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • flooded — flood|ed [ flʌdəd ] adjective 1. ) covered or filled with water as a result of a flood: The basement is still flooded. 2. ) an engine that is flooded has too much fuel in it and will not start …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • flooded — UK [ˈflʌdɪd] / US [ˈflʌdəd] adjective 1) covered or filled with water as a result of a flood The basement is still flooded. 2) an engine that is flooded has too much fuel in it and will not start …   English dictionary

  • flooded — adjective a) Filled with water from rain or rivers. Our phones were flooded with calls after the controversial broadcast. b) Filled with too much fluid …   Wiktionary

  • flooded — adj. Flooded is used with these nouns: ↑basement, ↑street …   Collocations dictionary

  • flooded — užtvindymas statusas T sritis ekologija ir aplinkotyra apibrėžtis Sausumos plotų apsėmimas per pavasario potvynius ar liūtis. atitikmenys: angl. flooded; flooding; indundation vok. Überflutung, f; Überschwemmung, f rus. затопление, n …   Ekologijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • flooded — užtvindymas statusas T sritis ekologija ir aplinkotyra apibrėžtis Žemės ūkio kultūrų užliejimas vandeniu, pvz., ryžių laukų, sodo augalų. atitikmenys: angl. flooded; flooding; indundation vok. Überflutung, f; Überschwemmung, f rus. затопление, n …   Ekologijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • flooded — adjective covered with water (Freq. 1) the main deck was afloat (or awash) the monsoon left the whole place awash a flooded bathroom inundated farmlands an overflowing tub • Syn: ↑afloat, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • flooded — Synonyms and related words: afloat, at flood, awash, bathed, buried, deluged, dipped, drenched, dribbling, dripping, dripping wet, drowned, engulfed, immersed, in spate, inflood, inundated, macerated, oozing, overflowed, overwhelmed, permeated,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • flooded — adj. overwhelmed; covered or inundated with water flÊŒd n. inundation, deluge; torrent; great stream of water; overflow v. inundate; brim over, overflow; submerge, engulf; gush, surge; overwhelm …   English contemporary dictionary

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