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(noun, verb)


There are 6 meanings of the word Deluge.

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Deluge - as a noun

An overwhelming number or amount

Example: "A flood of requests"

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A heavy rain

Synonyms (Exact Relations)

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

Example: "Plains fertilized by annual inundations"

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Hypernyms (Closely Related)
geological phenomenon
Hyponyms (Broadly Related)

Deluge - as a verb

Fill quickly beyond capacity; as with a liquid

Example: "The basement was inundated after the storm"

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Charge someone with too many tasks

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flood outoverwhelm20

Fill or cover completely, usually with water

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Example Sentences

"The city experienced a deluge of rain last night."
"The deluge of emails overwhelmed my inbox."
"After the storm, there was a deluge of debris on the streets."
"The newspaper article brought a deluge of criticism towards the government."
"The sudden deluge of orders left the restaurant short-staffed."
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Word Game Points

Is DELUGE a valid Scrabble word?
Yes, deluge is valid for both Scrabble US and EU
US/CA Valid UK/EU Valid

DELUGE has a SCRABBLE points total of 8.

Is DELUGE a valid Words With Friends word?
Yes, deluge is valid for Words With Friends
Valid Word
DELUGE has a WORDS WITH FRIENDS points total of 11.

Is DELUGE a valid WordFeud word?
Yes, deluge is valid for WordFeud
Valid Word
DELUGE has a WORDFEUD points total of 10.

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