Übersetzung von “flood” — Englisch–Französisch Wörterbuch

flood

nounflood /flʌd/
countable-uncountable when an area of land is completely covered by water
inondation feminine

houses that were destroyed in the floods
des maisons qui ont été détruites dans les inondations

natural disasters such as flood and fire
des catastrophes naturelles telles que l'inondation et l'incendie
countable a large number of people or things coming at the same time
afflux masculine , flot masculine

a flood of bills in the mail
un afflux de factures au courrier

a flood of emotion
un flot d'émotion

flood

verb transitive-intransitiveflood /flʌd/
to cover or become covered with water
inonder , submerger , (être) inondé/-ée , être submergé/-ée

The path had been flooded by the river.
Le chemin a été inondé par la rivière.

The building was flooded.
L'immeuble a été inondé.
to fill a place or arrive in large numbers
inonder , affluer , submerger

Sunlight flooded the bedroom.
La lumière du soleil inondait la chambre.

refugees flooding into the camps
des réfugiés affluant dans les camps

The school has been flooded with complaints.
L'école a été submergée de plaintes.

(Übersetzung von “flood” aus dem GLOBAL English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)

flood

noun /flad/

a great overflow of water

inondation
If it continues to rain like this, we shall have floods.

any great quantity

déluge
a flood of fan mail.
floodlight noun

a kind of very strong light often used to light up the outside of buildings etc

projecteur
There were floodlights in the sports stadium.
floodlighting noun

illumination (par projecteurs)
floodlit adjective

illuminé (par des projecteurs)
flood-tide noun

the rising tide.

marée montante

(Übersetzung von “flood” aus dem PASSWORD English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)