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whelm

see definition of whelm
  • as ininundate
  • as inovercome
  • as inoverflow
  • as inoverpower
  • as inprostrate
  • as insubmerge
  • as inswamp
  • as indeluge
  • as indrown
  • as inengulf
  • as inflood
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Synonyms for whelm

verb drown, overwhelm
  • deluge
  • engulf
  • flood
  • overflow
  • overrun
  • submerge
  • swamp
  • dunk
  • glut
  • immerse
  • snow
  • whelm
  • pour down on

Antonyms for whelm

  • underwhelm
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to whelm

deluge

verb. inundate with water

drown

verb. submerge in liquid; submerge and die

drowning

verb. submerge in liquid; submerge and die

engulf

verb. absorb, overwhelm

engulfed

verb. absorb, overwhelm

flood

verb. inundate or submerge
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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