Thesaurus / overflowing
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He said the state has 6,000 beds available — including an overflow field hospital at the Baltimore Convention Center — to deal with any surge in hospitalizations.

You are overflowing with repressed energy, Marjorie, Mrs. Dean said, looking a trifle anxious.

The drinking-saloons were full to overflowing; the side-walks thronged with reeling groups as the day advanced.

MacariaAugusta Jane Evans Wilson

This Act alone filled the prisons, which were then most dreadful dungeons, to overflowing.

I longed for the love which had before filled it to overflowing.

Like ourselves, they are full and overflowing with general ideas, Parisians uneasy and curious.

A Tour Through The PyreneesHippolyte Adolphe Taine

She found her still young, still fresh, overflowing with joy and health and hope.

FruitfulnessEmile Zola

Overflowing with gratitude to a Divine Providence that had supported us in sickness and guided us through all dangers.

In the Heart of AfricaSamuel White Baker

The red starboard light looked like a huge eye crushed out by some one's cruel fist, blinded, overflowing with blood.

Foma GordyeffMaxim Gorky

And the work remained human, overflowing as it was with an infinite pity for beings and things.

Doctor PascalEmile Zola

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