deluge


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Synonyms for deluge

Synonyms for deluge

an abundant, usually overwhelming flow or fall, as of a river or rain

to affect as if by an outpouring of water

Synonyms for deluge

the rising of a body of water and its overflowing onto normally dry land

fill quickly beyond capacity

charge someone with too many tasks

fill or cover completely, usually with water

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OKARA -- The flood deluge in the River Sutlej submerged 60 villages besides damaging hundreds of houses and crops on a large number of acres of land here on Saturday.
THOUSANDS of Filipinos shovelled muck and debris from flood-ravaged homes, shops and roads under a shining sun yesterday after nearly two weeks of non-stop rain shut down the capital and forced hundreds of thousands to flee from the deluge.
The lunchtime deluge transformed roads into rivers across Tyneside.
They affirmed that water had been released from the reservoir, explaining that it was carried out according to a routine schedule and was not the main cause of the deluge.
By VICTORIA McMAHON MANY parts of Northern Ireland were left mopping up yesterday after a deluge sparked flash flooding.
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Everyone has had to be extre-mely generous, and they have, which was just lovely," says director Adele Thomas, who is in charge of the plays Deluge and No Vacancies.
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