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flood

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  • nounoverwhelming flow, quantity
  • verbinundate or submerge
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Synonyms for flood

noun overwhelming flow, quantity
  • deluge
  • downpour
  • flow
  • glut
  • spate
  • stream
  • surge
  • tide
  • torrent
  • tsunami
  • wave
  • Niagara
  • abundance
  • alluvion
  • bore
  • bounty
  • cataclysm
  • cataract
  • current
  • drift
  • eager
  • excess
  • flux
  • freshet
  • inundation
  • multitude
  • outpouring
  • overflow
  • plenty
  • pour
  • profusion
  • rush
  • superabundance
  • superfluity
  • surplus
  • drencher
  • outgushing

Antonyms for flood

  • dearth
  • deficiency
  • lack
  • need
  • want
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

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avalanche

noun. falling large mass; sudden rush of large quantity
  • barrage
  • deluge
  • flood
  • inundation
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  • landslip
  • snowslide
  • torrent

bathe

verb. wash with water and, usually, soap

bathed

verb. wash with water and, usually, soap

bathing

verb. wash with water and, usually, soap

cascade

verb. fall in a rush

cascade

noun. something falling, especially water
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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