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Synonyms for overflow

spill over

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flood

surplus

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Synonyms for overflow

to be abundantly filled or richly supplied

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

an amount or quantity beyond what is needed, desired, or appropriate

Synonyms for overflow

a large flow

the occurrence of surplus liquid (as water) exceeding the limit or capacity

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flow or run over (a limit or brim)

overflow with a certain feeling

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For example, water from a dripping overflow pipe may splash on to a wall, causing gradually increasing amounts of damage.
For example, water from a dripping overflow pipe may splash onto a wall, causing gradually increasing amounts of damage.
When you see a dribble of water running continuously into the overflow pipe or through the bowl refill tube, you should first try to adjust the float so that less water is used to fill the tank.
Tenders are invited for Replacement & rotation along with repair of overflow pipe for return water from 27 mtr.
The volunteers have put the bund in place to prevent the young birds from entering an overflow pipe - and being sucked to their deaths.
First phase of a 7 phase strategy will see the construction of a 900mm diameter overflow pipe, Approximately 100m long, Connecting the markeaton brook stilling pond in to the markeaton brook adjacent to footpath connecting the mundy centre carpark to kedleston road.
Firefighters spent six hours freeing four-month-old Brownie, who had got stuck 20ft along an underground overflow pipe in her pond.
THE fire service rescued six ducklings which had become trapped in an overflow pipe of a golf course pond.
But - by not running the overflow pipe further out to sea - Welsh Water stands accused of taking the cheapest option.
Fork-lift truck instructor Adrian Christie, aged 30, of Donegal Close, Canley, Coventry, said his two-bedroom upstairs maisonette was left saturated after a section of an overflow pipe from the water tank in his loft was removed and not replaced.
Once the bath has been removed, extract the old overflow pipe from the wall and repair the hole with mortar and plaster.
the contractor will be required to install spring loaded safety gates, replace the roof vent, install a new weir box, tighten tower rods, install insect screens on flute vents, install a new mast and aircraft avoidance light, install a roof handrail system, patch various holes and seal various openings, provide ladder climb extensions and fall arrest systems, caulk various joints, replace ladder rungs, replace a 24" manway with a 30" manway on the wet riser, install a hydrodynamic mixing system, install a pressure sensing pipe and transmitter, modify the tank overflow pipe to include an overflow security valve, dechlorination fitting and inlet box and install a new fire hydrant.
The Panfan - based in Dungannon - kills bacteria by drawing odours and bacteria down into the bowl then up the internal overflow pipe.
QTHERE seems to be a drip from an overflow pipe that sticks out of the wall from our bathroom.
Tenders are invited for work includes 150 lf of design and implement trench safety system, a domed roof three (3) million gallon pre-stressed concrete ground storage reservoir with ladders, overflow weir and box, overflow pipe and flap valve, concrete flume, and a transfer pump station with vertical turbine pumps, motors, meter vault, piping, fittings, pump cans, site grading, concrete driveway, sidewalks, slabs valves, fence and gate and all necessary appurtenances.