the covering with water of a place that is usually dry; a great overflow of water
a large quantity or flow
inundate; leave because of a flood
come in great quantities
cover or spread into completely
"plains fertilized by annual inundations"
"a flood of requests"
"a torrent of abuse"
"a tide in the affairs of men which, taken at the flood, leads on to fortune"
"the basement was inundated after the storm"
"The images flooded his mind"
"The swollen river flooded the village"
"The broken vein had flooded blood in her eyes"
"flood the market with tennis shoes"
"Glut the country with cheap imports from the Orient"
"Our basement flooded during the heavy rains"
The young flood making close in shore.
出自： R. Donnelly
There is a tide in the affairs of men Which, taken at the flood, leads on to fortune.
出自：Julius Caesar , Shakespeare
The domestic hot water machine has burst and flooded the kitchen quarters.
出自： E. Waugh
When rationing ends and beef begins flooding the market.
出自： E. Paul
The river overflowed its banks, flooding the lower reaches of the city.
出自： B. Malamud
Settlers flooded from Europe to America in the 19th century.19
Letters of congratulation flooded in.
Thousands of people were flooded out.
Most of the people who were flooded out during the storm have now returned home.
The fields were flooded with the heavy rain.
大雨使田里水涝成灾。 flood sb/sth with sth
They flooded him with advice.
His admirers flood him with letters.
Market was flooded with foreign goods.
The room was at once flooded with light.
He lay there, flooded with pain, fear, and hatred.